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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
INTRODUCTION Benzodiazepines and alpha2 adrenoceptor agonists exert opposing effects on innate immunity and mortality in animal… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Functional neuroimaging may elucidate the pathophysiologic features of anxiety disorders and the site of action of… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
 Ketamine is an N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist with psychotogenic and dissociative effects in healthy humans… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The effect of the short-acting benzodiazepine lorazepam on motor cortex excitability was investigated in 11 healthy volunteers… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
In a double-blind, randomized, crossover study, 58 patients with postherpetic neuralgia received 6-week courses of amitriptyline… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Lorazepam was compared with diazepam for the treatment of status epilepticus in a double-blind, randomized trial. Seventy-eight… (More)
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