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diazepam

[dī′az·ə‚pam]
(pharmacology)
C16H13ClN2O A benzodiazepine with a melting point of 125-126°C; used as a minor tranquilizer to relieve muscle spasms, anxiety, and tension. Also known by trade name Valium.
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David Gordon, prosecuting, told a trial that text messages between the pair discussing Poppy having a "blue Smartie" - a reference to the sedative diazapam - and going to sleep showed that Pyke viewed Poppy as an "inconvenience, who she felt was in the way with regards her relationship".
Torres, 18, of 23 Perry Ave., Worcester, charged with three counts of improperly storing a firearm, firearm use in a felony, four counts of possession of a firearm without a firearm ID card, possession of heroin with intent to distribute, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, possession of clonazepam and diazapam with intent to distribute, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, and possession of trazadone and ibuprofen with intent to distribute, continued to Nov.
He said Woolridge supplied them with morphine and the tranquilliser, diazapam, which were kept in a police station drawer.
A controlled comparison of cognitive behaviour therapy, diazapam and placebo in the management of generalised anxiety.
Pleaded guilty to stealing meat, worth PS78, from Marks & Spencer on December 2 and possessing diazapam on December 3.
He said his client insisted he was not involved, and claimed to have a sedative Diazapam at the time to calm himself after a row with his partner.
Upha Jr., 20, of 92 Lovell St., Worcester, charged with three counts of improperly storing a firearm, firearm use in a felony, four counts of possession of a firearm without a firearm ID card, possession of heroin with intent to distribute, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, possession of clonazapam and diazapam with intent to distribute, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, and possession of trazadeone, seroquel, and ibuprofen with intent to distribute, continued to Nov.
Laura Fryer, 23, of Stilthouse Grove, Rubery, should have appeared for sentence at Stafford Crown Court for possessing morphine and diazapam with intent to supply.
Elsewhere in the house they found 338 diazapam tablets.
But the 40-year-old got more than he bargained for when he was immediately arrested and charged with supplying a controlled drug and possession of diazapam.