lorazepam

(lor-A-zeh-pam)

A drug that is used to treat anxiety and certain seizure disorders (such as epilepsy), and to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy. It belongs to the families of drugs called antiemetics and benzodiazepines.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "lorazepam"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "lorazepam"

Medicamento que se usa para tratar la ansiedad y ciertos trastornos por crisis convulsiva (como la epilepsia), y para prevenir las náuseas y los vómitos causados por la quimioterapia. Pertenece a las familias de medicamentos que se llaman antieméticos y benzodiazepinas.