flurazepam

/floo raz"euh pam'/, n. Pharm.
a benzodiazepine, C21H23ClFN3O, used in its hydrochloride form as a sedative and hypnotic in the management of insomnia and to alleviate anxiety states.
[FLU(O)R- + (DI)AZEPAM]

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