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SummaryA benzodiazepine derivative. It was invented in Japan, and has mainly stayed in that area. Similar potency to Diazepam, yet produces a more marked sedation and impaired coordination. Usually used as a treatment for Insomnia. A hypnotic and sedative which may cause amnesia and lowered inhibitions in high doses.
DoseOral Light: 2.5-5mg Common: 5-10mg Strong: 10-15mg.
Onset10-30 minutes.
Duration3-8 hours.
AvoidAll other CNS depressants.
EffectsAnxiolytic, Sedative, Muscle Relaxant, Amnesia, Dystaxia, Hypnotic.
After-effects1-12 hours.