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What is the use of temazepam, Is it a narcotic?

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What is the use of temazepam, Is it a narcotic?
Posted Tue, 8 Oct 2013 in Mental Health
Answered by Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi 22 minutes later
Brief Answer:
It is a hypnotic drug

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Temazepam is a drug of benzodiazepine group. It is a group of drugs which are mainly used as hypnotics and sedatives. A hypnotic drug is a substance that is mainly used for inducing sleep.

It has potential to cause dependence and has abuse potential but also its a very safe drug and if taken under proper prescription almost free of side effects.

It is a controlled substance but its not a narcotic drug.

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