Cite
 

Synonyms of valium

Noun


1. diazepam, Valium, benzodiazepine

usage: a tranquilizer (trade name Valium) used to relieve anxiety and relax muscles; acts by enhancing the inhibitory actions of the neurotransmitter GABA; can also be used as an anticonvulsant drug in cases of nerve agent poisoning

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: valium (Dictionary)