Benzodiazepines

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Background

  • Class of GABA Receptor Agonists
  • Binding results in inhibition of neuronal firing

Commonly Used Benzodiazepines and Equivalent Oral Doses

  • Alprazolam (Xanax)-0.5mg
  • Chlordiazepoxide (Librium)-25mg
  • Diazepam (Valium)-5mg
  • Flurazepam (Dalmane)-15mg
  • Lorazepam (Ativan)-1mg
  • Midazolam (Versed)-5mg
  • Oxazepam (Serax)-15mg

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