flunitrazepam

noun
flu·​ni·​traz·​e·​pam | \ˌflü-nə-ˈtraz-ə-ˌpam, -ˌnī- \

Medical Definition of flunitrazepam 

: a powerful benzodiazepine drug C16H12FN3O3 with sedative and sleep-inducing properties that is not licensed for use in the U.S. but is used medically in other countries and that is a frequent illicit drug of abuse

Note: Flunitrazepam was formerly marketed in the U.S. under the trademark Rohypnol. In illicit use, a tablet of flunitrazepam is often referred to as a roofie.

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