flurazepam

noun
flur·​az·​e·​pam | \ ˌflu̇r-ˈaz-ə-ˌpam How to pronounce flurazepam (audio) \

Medical Definition of flurazepam

: a benzodiazepine that is closely related structurally to diazepam and is used as a hypnotic in the form of its dihydrochloride C21H23ClFN3O·2HCl to treat insomnia and to induce periods of restful sleep — see dalmane

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“Flurazepam.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/flurazepam. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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