DalmaneActive Ingredient(s): Flurazepam
FDA Approved: * April 7, 1970
Pharm Company: * VALEANT PHARM INTL
Category: Sleep Aid
Flurazepam (marketed under the brand names Dalmane and Dalmadorm) is a drug which is a benzodiazepine derivative. It possesses anxiolytic, anticonvulsant, hypnotic, sedative and skeletal muscle relaxant properties. It produces a metabolite with a long half-life, which may stay in the bloodstream for days. Flurazepam was patented in 1968 and came into medical use the same year. Flurazepam, developed by Roche Pharmaceuticals was one of t... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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