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Triazolam

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Triazolam, Halcion

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  • Indication
  • Class
  1. Short Acting Benzodiazepine
  • Dose
  1. Adult: 0.125 to 0.5 mg PO qhs
  2. Elderly: 0.125 mg PO qhs
  • Pharmacokinetics
  1. Half-Life: 1.5-5.5 hours
  • Background
  1. Weekly cost: $4.08
  • Precautions
  1. Reports of Psychosis and Violence
    1. Associated with high dose Halcion (>1 mg)
  2. Likely to be as safe as other Benzodiazepines