[ law-raz-uh-pam, luh- ]
/ lɔˈræz əˌpæm, lə- /
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a benzodiazepine drug, C15H10Cl2N2O2, used chiefly in the management of acute anxiety and for insomnia.
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Medical definitions for lorazepam
[ lôr-ăz′ə-păm′ ]
A whitish powder that acts as a sedative and antianxiety agent and is used therapeutically to control seizures.
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