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Flashcards in Central Nervous System Medications Deck (32):
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Benzodiazepines

Category for Sedative Hypnotics

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Flurazepam [Dalmane]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Alprazolam [Xanax]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Lorazepam [Ativan]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Diazepam [Valium]

Benzodiazepine, Skeletal Muscle Relaxant, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Oxazepam [Serax]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Midazolam [Versed]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Temazepam [Restonil]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Triazolam [Halcion]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Estazolam [ProSom]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Clonazepam [Klonopin]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV, Used to treat epilepsy seizures.

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Quazaepam [Doral]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Clorazepate [Tranxene]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Chlordiazepoxide [Librium]

Benzodiazepine, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Barbiturates

Category for Sedative Hypnotics

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Secobarbital [Seconal]

Barbiturate, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Amobarbital [Amytal]

Barbiturate, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Pentobarbitol [Nembutal]

Barbiturate, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Primidone [Mysoline]

Barbiturate, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Z Drugs

Nonbenzodiazepine drugs with effects similar to benzodiazepines which are used in the treatment of insomnia and whose names mostly start with the letter "Z."

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Zolpidem [Ambien]

Z-Drug, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Eszopiclone [Lunesta]

Z-Drug, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Zaleplon [Solnata]

Z-Drug, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Ramelteon [Rozerem]

Z-Drug, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Antihistamines

Category for Sedative Hypnotics

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Diphenhydramine [Benadryl, Compz, Nytol, Sominex]

OTC, Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Chloral Hydrate [Notec]

Sedative Hypnotic, C-IV

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Sedative Hypnotics

Short-term use for insomnia
Long-term can cause drug-induced abnormalities in the patient's sleep cycle.
Antidotes for overdoses of stimulants
Preoperative anesthetics

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Cyclobenzaprine [Flexenl]

Sedative Hypnotic

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Methocarbamol [Robaxin]

Sedative Hypnotic

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Baclofen [Lioresal]

Sedative Hypnotic

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Chlorzoxazone [Parafon Forte]

Sedative Hypnotic