Active Ingredient(s): Midazolam
FDA Approved: * December 20, 1985
Pharm Company: * HLR
Category: Anesthetic

Midazolam, sold under the brand name Versed, among others, is a benzodiazepine medication used for anesthesia, procedural sedation, trouble sleeping, and severe agitation.[4] It works by inducing sleepiness, decreasing anxiety, and causing a loss of ability to create new memories. It is important to note that this drug does not cause an individual to become unconscious, merely be sedated.[4] It is also useful for the treatment of seizures.[6] Mi... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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