clorazepate

The mono- or dipotassium salt is used as an anti-anxiety agent; a benzodiazepine prodrug for nordiazepam.

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clor·az·e·pate .klȯr-'az-ə-.pāt, .klōr- n a benzodiazepine dipotassium salt C16H10ClKN2O3·KOH administered orally to treat anxiety, partial seizures, and acute alcohol withdrawal called also clorazepate dipotassium see TRANXENE

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