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Lorazepam

Known as: O-Chlorooxazepam, 7-Chloro-5-(2-chlorophenyl)-1, 3-Dihydro-3-Hydroxy-1,4- Benzodiazepin-2-one, O-Chloroxazepam 
A benzodiazepine with anxiolytic, anti-anxiety, anticonvulsant, anti-emetic and sedative properties. Lorazepam enhances the effect of the inhibitory… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Policy Points: Our study indicates that there are opportunities for cost savings in generic drug markets in Europe and the United… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
CONTEXT Lorazepam is currently recommended for sustained sedation of mechanically ventilated intensive care unit (ICU) patients… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Background:Delirium has recently been shown as a predictor of death, increased cost, and longer duration of stay in ventilated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Objective:To compare duration of mechanical ventilation for patients randomized to receive lorazepam by intermittent bolus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The effect of the short-acting benzodiazepine lorazepam on motor cortex excitability was investigated in 11 healthy volunteers… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND It is uncertain whether the administration of benzodiazepines by paramedics is an effective and safe treatment for out… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVES The present study explored the effects of lorazepam, a benzodiazepine with agonist action at the GABA(A) receptor, on… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine the efficacy and side effects of haloperidol, chlorpromazine, and lorazepam… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Case material and retrospective studies support the use of both lorazepam and ECT in treating catatonia, but few prospective… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
In a prospective open trial conducted on a general psychiatric ward, the authors diagnosed catatonic syndrome 15 times in 12… Expand
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