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1. benzodiazepine

noun. ['ˌbɛnzoʊdiːˈæzəpiːn'] any of several similar lipophilic amines used as tranquilizers or sedatives or hypnotics or muscle relaxants; chronic use can lead to dependency.

Synonyms

  • Halcion
  • Librium
  • minor tranquilizer
  • triazolam
  • temazepam
  • Ativan
  • nitrazepam
  • minor tranquilliser
  • chlordiazepoxide
  • Versed
  • Xanax
  • muscle relaxant
  • midazolam
  • alprazolam
  • anxiolytic
  • minor tranquillizer
  • ProSom
  • diazepam
  • Libritabs
  • anxiolytic drug
  • Restoril
  • Valium
  • estazolam
  • lorazepam

Etymology

  • benzo- (English)
  • diazepine (English)
  • azepine (English)

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Rhymes with Benzodiazepine

  • lupien
  • nifedipine
  • nifedipine
  • sapien
  • stempien
  • zapien

Sentences with benzodiazepine


1. Noun, singular or mass
Your veterinarian may combine their usage with a benzodiazepine or a serotonin agonist during the interim.

2. Verb, base form
By binding to benzodiazepine sites, Valerian increases the availability of GABA in brain cells, known as neurons.

3. Adjective
Diazepam is a benzodiazepine tranquilizer used to treat anxiety and seizures in human beings and dogs alike.

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