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Librium

Basic Information

Summary

Chlordiazepoxide, a medium-acting benzodiazepine drug prescribed mostly for sleep purposes. Sedative and hypnotic, it may cause lowered inhibitions and amnesia in high doses.

Benzodiazepine

Benzodiazepines are generally hypnotic or anxiolytic depressant drugs.

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Habit-forming

These drugs pose a higher risk of causing habit forming behaviour, take particular care with the amount and frequency they are taken.

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Depressant

Depressants are drugs which reduce arousal and stimulation in the user, characterised by a depressing of mental and physical functions.

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Dose
Light:
Light5-10mg
Common10-20mg
Heavy20-40mg+

NOTE: 25mg of Librium is approximately equal to 10mg of Diazepam

Duration
All ROAs
Onset20-40 minutes
Duration6-10 hours
After-effects1-14 hours
Effects
    AvoidAll other CNS depressants
    Aliaseschlordiazepoxide
    EffectsAnxiolytic, Sedative, Muscle Relaxant, Amnesia, Dystaxia, Hypnotic.
    BioavailabilityOral 100% | Intramuscular 90-95%
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    Interactions

    Dangerous

    Unsafe

    Caution

    Low risk & Increased Effects

    Low risk & Decreased Effects

    Low risk & No Synergy

    References & Notes

    General