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benzodiazepines

enhance the effect of GABA at GABAa ion receptors chloride channels in the brain. therefore increasing the Chloride conductance.

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types of benzodiazepine drugs

diazepam (valium) chlordiazepoxide midazolam (hypnotic and anti convulsant)

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Medazolam charicteristics

a benzodiazepine aka Versed used as an anticonvulsant and for amnesia No phlebitis Better anterograde amnesia 4-6 hr t1/2