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temazepam

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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Daniel Kripke compared data from a sample group of more than 10,000 people taking sleeping pills, including zolpidem (Ambien) and temazepam (Restoril), with a control group of more than 23,000 not taking sleeping pills.
Medications in this group include: lorazepam (Ativan), quazepam (Doral), triazolam (Halcion), flurazepam (Dalmane), estazolam (ProSom) and temazepam (Restoril).
From dichloromethane: Restoril capsules contents (0.5 g) were weighed and dissolved in dichloromethane and volume was made upto 25 mL.
The drugs are the generic names for the OxyContin painkiller, the anti-anxiety drug Valium, Xanax, an anti-anxiety drug, and the sleep aids Restoril and Unisom.
His death was due to "acute intoxication" by the combined effects of six different drugs - ibuprofen, painkiller OxyContin, anti-anxiety medication Xanax and Valium, and sleeping pills Restoril and Unisom.
Tests found the Brokeback Mountain actor had taken a cocktail of ibuprofen, painkiller OxyContin, anti-anxiety medication Xanax and Valium, and Restoril and Unisom sleeping pills.
In GOP rehabilitation and detoxification centers, the ANF uses a symptomatic method, utilizing Restoril and Dyzopan, when necessary.
Medications in this group include: flurazepam (Dalmane), estazolam (ProSom), and temazepam (Restoril).
Estazolam (ProSom), flurazepam (Dalmane), quazepam (Doral), and temazepam (Restoril) are in this category Data on using these agents in pregnancy are limited.
Estazolam (Pro-Sore), flurazepam (Dalmane), quazepam (Doral), and temazepam (Restoril) are in this category Data on using these agents in pregnancy are limited.
The label change affects drugs including Zolpidem, marketed as Ambien/Ambien CR by Sanofi-Aventis; butabarbital, marketed as Butisol Sodium by Medpointe Pharmaceuticals HLC; flurazepam, marketed as Dalmane by Valeant Pharmaceuticals; quazepam, marketed as Doral by Questcor Pharmaceuticals; triazolam, marketed as Halcion by Pharmacia & Up-john Inc.; eszopiclone, marketed as Lunesta by Sepracor Inc.; estazolam, marketed as Prosom by Abbott; temazepam, marketed as Restoril by Tyco Healthcare Group; ramelteon, marketed as Rozerem by Takeda Pharmaceutical Inc.; secobarbital, marketed as Seconal by Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc.; and zaleplon, marketed as Sonata by King Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Often, physicians will prescribe a hypnotic, such as Restoril, Halcion, Ambien or Sonata for short-term use, usually two to three weeks.