Photos of Sedatives and Depressants

Prescription Drugs of Abuse

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Ambien 10 mg

Ambien 10 mg
Ambien (zolpidem) is used to treat insomnia. Zolpidem belongs to a class of medications called sedative-hypnotics. It works by slowing activity in the brain. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

Photographs from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency of sedatives and depressants which can be abused and can become addictive.

&Ambien (zolpidem) is used to treat insomnia. Zolpidem belongs to a class of medications called sedative-hypnotics. Zolpidem works by slowing activity in the brain.;

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Ambien 5 mg

Ambien 5 mg
Ambien 5 mg. Ambien (zolpidem) is used to treat insomnia. Zolpidem belongs to a class of medications called sedative-hypnotics. It works by slowing activity in the brain. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

Prescription Drug Abuse:

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Amytal Sodium 200 mg

Amytal Sodium
Amytal Sodium 200 mg. Amytal Sodium (amobarbital), a barbiturate, is used in the short-term treatment of insomnia. It is also used as a sedative to relieve anxiety, including anxiety before surgery. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

Prescription Drug Abuse:

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Ativan 2 mg

Ativan 2 mg
Ativan (lorazepam), a benzodiazepine, is used to relieve anxiety. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

Prescription Drug Abuse:

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Ativan 1 mg

Ativan 1 mg
Ativan (lorazepam) is used to relieve anxiety. It is a benzodiazepine. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Ativan 5 mg

Ativan 5 mg
Ativan (lorazepam), a benzodiazepine, is used to relieve anxiety. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Centrax 10 mg

Centrax 10 mg
Centrax (prazepam) is no longer legally available in the U.S. Prazepam, a benzodiazepine, is used to relieve anxiety. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Cenrax 10mg Capsule

Cenrax 10mg Capsule
Centrax (prazepam), a benzodiazepine, is no longer legally available in the U.S. Prazepam is used to relieve anxiety. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Centrax 5 mg

Centrax 5 mg
Centrax (prazepam) is no longer legally available in the U.S. Prazepam, a benzodiazepine, is used to relieve anxiety. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Dalmane 15 mg

Dalmane 15 mg
Dalmane (flurazepam) is used to treat insomnia. Flurazepam is in a class of medications called benzodiazepines. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Dalmane 30 mg

Dalmane 30 mg
Dalmane 30 mg Dalmane (flurazepam) is used to treat insomnia. Flurazepam is in a class of medications called benzodiazepines. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Doriden 500 mg

Doriden 500 mg
Doriden (glutethimide) is no longer available in the U.S. It is used to treat insomnia, but it has been replaced by safer and more effective medicines. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Equanil 200 mg

Equanil 200 mg
Equanil (meprobamate), a carbamate (urethane) derivative, is used to relieve anxiety. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Equanil 400 mg

Equanil 400 mg
Equanil (meprobamate), a carbamate (urethane) derivative, is used to relieve anxiety. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Halcion 25 mg

Halcion 25 mg
Halcion (triazolam) is used on a short-term basis to treat insomnia. It is a benzodiazepine. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Halcion 5 mg

Halcion 5 mg
Halcion (triazolam), a benzodiazepine, is used on a short-term basis to treat insomnia. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Klonopin 5 mg

Klonopin 5 mg
Klonopin (clonazepam), a benzodiazepine, is used to relieve anxiety. It is sometimes used to control seizures. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Klonopin 1 mg

Klonopin 1 mg
Klonopin (clonazepam), a benzodiazepine, is used to relieve anxiety. It is sometimes used to control seizures. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Librium 10 mg

Librium 10 mg
Librium (chlordiaezpoxide), a benzodiazepine, is used to relieve anxiety and to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Librium 25 mg

Librium 25 mg
Librium (chlordiaezpoxide), a benzodiazepine, is used to relieve anxiety and to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Librium 5 mg

Librium 5 mg
Librium (chlordiaezpoxide), a benzodiazepine, is used to relieve anxiety and to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Miltown 400 mg

Miltown 400 mg
Miltown (meprobamate) is used to treat anxiety disorders or for short-term relief of the symptoms of anxiety. It is a a carbamate (urethane) derivative. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

Prescription Drug Abuse:

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Miltown 600 mg

Miltown 600 mg
Miltown (meprobamate) is used to treat anxiety disorders or for short-term relief of the symptoms of anxiety. It is a carbamate (urethane) derivative. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Nembutal 100 mg

Nembutal 100 mg
Nembutal (pentobarbital), a barbiturate, is used in the short-term treatment of insomnia. It is also used as a sedative to relieve anxiety and induce sleep before surgery. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

Prescription Drug Abuse:

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Oxazepam 15 mg

Oxazepam 15 mg
Oxazepam is used to relieve anxiety. It also is used to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Oxazempam 30 mg

Oxazempam 30 mg
Oxazepam is used to relieve anxiety. It also is used to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

Prescription Drug Abuse:

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Restoril 15 mg

Restoril 15 mg
Restoril (temazepam) is used on a short-term basis to treat insomnia. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

Restoril (temazepam) is used to treat insomnia, usually on a short-term basis. Prescription Drug Abuse:

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Restoril 30 mg

Restoril 30 mg
Restoril (temazepam) is used on a short-term basis to treat insomnia. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Rophypnol 3 mg

Rophypnol 3 mg
Rophypnol is a sedative known as a "date rape drug.". U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Seconal 100 mg

Seconal 100 mg
Seconal (secobarbital), a barbiturate, is used in the short-term treatment of insomnia. It is also used as a sedative to relieve anxiety before surgery. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Serax 5 mg

Serax 5 mg
Serax (oxazepam) is used to relieve anxiety. It also is used to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Tranxene 15 mg

Tranxene 15 mg
Tranxene (clorazepate) is used to relieve anxiety. It also is used to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal as well as to control seizures. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Tranxene 3.75 mg

Tranxene 3.75 mg
Tranxene (clorazepate) is used to relieve anxiety. It also is used to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal as well as seizures. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Tranxene 7.5 mg

Tranxene 7.5 mg
Tranxene (clorazepate) is used to relieve anxiety. It also is used to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal and to control seizures. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Tuinal 100 mg

Tuinal 100 mg
Tuinal is a combination product containing Amobarbital Sodium and Secobarbital Sodium. It is used in the short-term treatment of insomnia and to relieve anxiety, including anxiety before surgery. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Valium 10 mg

Valium 10 mg
Valium (diazepam) is used to relieve anxiety, muscle spasms, and seizures and to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Valium 2 mg

Valium 2 mg
Valium (diazepam) is used to relieve anxiety, muscle spasms, and seizures and to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Valium 5 mg

Valium 5 mg
Valium (diazepam) is used to relieve anxiety, muscle spasms, and seizures and to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Xanax .25 mg

Xanax .25 mg
Xanax (alprazolam) is used to treat anxiety disorders and panic attacks. It is a benzodiazepine that works by decreasing abnormal excitement in the brain. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Xanax .5 mg

Xanax .5 mg
Xanax (alprazolam) is used to treat anxiety disorders and panic attacks. It is a benzodiazepine that works by decreasing abnormal excitement in the brain. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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Xanax 1 mg

Xanax 1 mg
Xanax (alprazolam) is used to treat anxiety disorders and panic attacks. It is a benzodiazepine that works by decreasing abnormal excitement in the brain. U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

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