temazepam

noun

a benzodiazepine sedative; the gel-like capsule formulation is properly taken orally but has also been melted and injected by drug users

Nearby words

  1. tracheal tugging,
  2. tracheal vein,
  3. tracheary element,
  4. tracheate,
  5. tracheation,
  6. tracheitis,
  7. trachelectomy,
  8. trachelematoma,
  9. trachelism,
  10. trachelitis

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Medicine definitions for temazepam

temazepam

[tə-măzə-păm′]

n.

A benzodiazepine sedative primarily used to relieve insomnia.

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