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te·maz·e·pam

 (tə-măz′ə-păm′)
n.
A benzodiazepine drug, C16H13ClN2O2, used for short-term treatment of insomnia.

[Perhaps inversion of met(hyl) + (ox)azepam.]
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temazepam

(təˈmæzəˌpæm)
n
(Pharmacology) a benzodiazepine sedative; the gel-like capsule formulation is properly taken orally but has also been melted and injected by drug users
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Noun1.temazepam - a frequently prescribed benzodiazepine (trade name Restoril); takes effect slowly and lasts long enough to help those people who wake up frequently during the night
benzodiazepine - any of several similar lipophilic amines used as tranquilizers or sedatives or hypnotics or muscle relaxants; chronic use can lead to dependency
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Temazepam

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temazepam

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Temazepam But you can drive after taking these drugs if you have followed a doctor's advice and they do not make you unfit to drive - even if you are above specified limits.
Besides, it was far easier to try something more logical - like putting the Hoover on right next to them (worked a treat), or the hairdryer (out like a light), or - for some reason - the theme tune to Newsnight, which seemed to have the tranquillising eect of a Temazepam. Until, of course, it stopped, when you'd be back to square one.
And there were times of desperation when I'd try that but I Besides, it was far easier to try something more logical - like putting the Hoover on right next to them (worked a treat), or the hairdryer (out like a light), or - for some reason - the theme tune to Newsnight, which seemed to have the tranquillising eect of a Temazepam. Until, of course, it stopped, when you'd be back to square one.
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His mum recommends Temazepam to pull him out of his depression, which is odd, as Temazepam is a sleeping pill.
His mum recommends Temazepam to pull him out of his depression, which is a little odd, considering that Temazepam is a sleeping pill.
Charlene Diamond, 35, swiped dihydrocodeine, diazepam and temazepam pills while entrusted with dispensing medication for the retail giants.