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What is clorazepate dipotassium?

Clorazepate dipotassium, sold under the brand name Tranxene and available as a generic drug, is a benzodiazepine used to treat anxiety or convulsive disorders. Clorazepate dipotassium may be used to treat chronic disorders or to provide short-term relief of acute symptoms, including those related to alcohol withdrawal. The drug works by altering the chemicals in your brain, bringing them back into balance. Clorazepate dipotassium can be addictive if taken consistently for a long time and dosage should be carefully monitored by a medical professional.

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