clonazepam

noun clo·naz·e·pam \ klō-ˈna-zə-ˌpam \

Definition of clonazepam

: a benzodiazepine C15H10ClN303 used especially as an anticonvulsant in the treatment of epilepsy

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Origin and Etymology of clonazepam

chlor- + phenyl + -azepam (as in diazepam)


Medical Dictionary

clonazepam

noun clo·naz·e·pam \ (ˌ)klō-ˈnaz-ə-ˌpam \

medical Definition of clonazepam

: a benzodiazepine C15H10ClN3O3 used to prevent or control seizures especially in the treatment of epilepsy and to reduce anxiety in the treatment of panic disorder

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