midazolam

A drug used to treat anxiety and tension and to relax muscles. It is also being studied in the treatment of nausea and vomiting caused by some cancer treatments. It is a type of benzodiazepine. Also called midazolam hydrochloride and Versed.

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  • midazolam — noun an injectable form of benzodiazepine (trade name Versed) useful for sedation and for reducing pain during uncomfortable medical procedures • Syn: ↑Versed • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Versed) • Hypernyms: ↑be …   Useful english dictionary

  • midazolam hydrochloride — A drug used to treat anxiety and tension and to relax muscles. It is also being studied in the treatment of nausea and vomiting caused by some cancer treatments. It is a type of benzodiazepine. Also called midazolam and Versed …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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