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Benzodiazepines can be habit forming.
  medication commonly used to treat anxiety, sleeplessness, or as a muscle relaxant; examples are lorazepam (Ativan), diazepam (Valium), oxazepam (Serax), and alprozolam (Xanax)
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  • Benzodiazepines can be habit forming.
  • He’d ingested a sleeping pill, a fast-acting benzodiazepine, and his eyelids were fluttering.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
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Associated words [difficulty]:   benzodiazepine , Valium [6] , amphetamine [6] , Xanax [7] , antihistamine [8] , diuretic [9] , homeopathy [9] , methylphenidate [9]
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