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  1. Temazepam misuse in a group of injecting drug users.

    Article - En anglais

    It is well that many injecting drug users are poly-drug users.

    The intravenous use of Temazepam has become popular recently.

    In response to the ease of misuse, the pharmaceutical industry produced a formulation tha would be as 'resitant' as possible to injecting.

    The preparation is a gel-filled formulations, one proprietary name being Temazepam Gelthix.

    General Practionners have been encouraged to prescribe gel-filled capsules to potential drug misusers in order to reduce the harm Temazepam can cause by its misuse.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Toxicomanie, Abus médicamenteux, Témazépam, Benzodiazépine dérivé, Tranquillisant, Psychotrope, Formulation, Forme pharmaceutique, Homme, Prescription médicale, Facteur risque, Rôle thérapeutique, Médecin généraliste

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Drug addiction, Drug abuse, Benzodiazepine derivatives, Tranquillizer, Psychotropic, Formulation, Dosage form, Human, Medical prescription, Risk factor, Therapeutic role, General practitioner

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    Cote : 92-0689779

    Code Inist : 002B18C05. Création : 199406.