One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A benzodiazepine, C₁₆H₁₅ClN₂, given orally (sometimes as the hydrochloride) as a mild tranquillizer in the treatment of anxiety-related conditions.
1960s; earliest use found in Journal of the American Medical Association. From med- (origin uncertain; perhaps from me- + -d- (in dihydro-)) + -azepam.
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