Sentence Examples


  • Felbamate is similar to the tranquilizer meprobamate (Equanil, Miltown) and may work by blocking the effects of some of the brain chemicals that stimulate the nervous system.
  • The medication falls in the benzodiazepine class of drugs, which means it acts as a tranquilizer in the body and produces sedentary and relaxing feelings.
  • In some severe cases, a pediatrician may prescribe a benzodiazepine tranquilizer, such as diazepam, known to suppress the stage four level of deep sleep.
  • Depending on the circumstances and the amount consumed, nicotine can act as either a stimulant or tranquilizer.
  • Benzodiazepines like Xanax work as a tranquilizer, quickly slowing down the central nervous system.