antianxiety agentmedical dictionary

A functional category of drugs useful in the treatment of anxiety and able to reduce anxiety at doses which do not cause excessive sedation (e.g., diazepam).

Synonyms: anxiolytic, minor tranquilliser.

(05 Mar 2000)

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