Benzodiazepines enhance the effect of the neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) at the GABA A receptor, resulting in sedative, hypnotic (sleep-inducing), anxiolitic (anti-anxiety), anticonvulsant and muscle relaxant properties.
- Can be detected up to four days in urine
- Xanax (Alprazolam) (Intermediate Acting)
- Ativan (Lorazepam) (Intermediate Acting)
- Valium (Diazepam) (Long Acting)