midazolam midazolam

Definition(s):

  • (n) an injectable form of benzodiazepine (trade name Versed) useful for sedation and for reducing pain during uncomfortable medical procedures

Usage(s):

  • That's the conclusion of a Swedish study that assessed the soothing effects of a spray containing the antianxiety drug midazolam on kids receiving intravenous cancer medication.

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  • "Our preliminary study in 12 healthy volunteers clearly demonstrates that this novel intranasal formulation of midazolam is rapidly and reliably absorbed," said Daniel P. Wermeling, Pharm.D., Associate Professor, College of Pharmacy at the...
    on Jul 25, 2006 By: Daniel Source: PR Newswire (press release)

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