USES: This medication is used in the treatment of anxiety disorders, alcohol withdrawal, tremor, muscle spasms and to control seizures. It may also be used before surgery or procedures to reduce apprehension and anxiety.
This medication is used in the treatment of anxiety disorders, alcohol withdrawal, tremor, muscle spasms and to control seizures. It may also be used before surgery or procedures to reduce apprehension and anxiety. Notes
This medication is also available in an oral form which you may be switched to when possible.
Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 to 30 degrees C) away from heat and light.
Do not store in the bathroom.
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HOW TO USE THIS MEDICATION: This medication is given by injection into a vein or muscle by a health care professional.
Use this medication exactly as directed.
Do not increase the dose or use it more often or continue using this for longer than prescribed.
Drowsiness, dizziness, lightheadedness, headache or irritation at the injection site may occur as your body adjusts to the medication.
If any of these effects continue or become bothersome, inform your doctor.
Notify your doctor immediately if you develop a rapid heart rate, chest pain, yellowing of eyes or skin, mood changes, incoordination, strange thoughts, mental confusion or depression while taking this medication.
If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
Tell your doctor if you have any pre-existing kidney disease, heart disease, liver disease, seizure disorder or any allergies.
To avoid dizziness and lightheadedness when rising from a seated or lying position, get up slowly.
Alcoholic beverages will aggravate these effects.
Use caution performing tasks requiring alertness if this medication causes you to feel drowsy.
This medication is not recommended for use during pregnancy.
Consult your doctor for details.
Diazepam passes into breast milk and has had undesirable effects on nursing infants.
Using this medication while breast-feeding is not recommended.
If you miss a dose, use it as soon as remembered; do not use it if it is near the time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
Do not "double-up" the dose to catch up.
Tell your doctor of any over-the-counter or prescription medication you may take including sedatives, antidepressants or narcotic pain relievers (e.g., codeine).
Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.
Effects I experienced the usual side effects like headache and nausea but after my body was able to adjust, it was ok
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