Diazepam Valium 5mg 20 Tablets by Relivium is used to treat anxiety disorders, alcohol withdrawal symptoms, or muscle spasms. Diazepam is sometimes used with other medications to treat seizures.
Typical use Of Diazepam :
Seizures, Anxiety, And Alcohol WithdrawalMechanism of action of Diazepam : Diazepam Is An Anti-anxiety Medication In The Benzodiazepine Family, The Same Family That Includes Alprazolam (Xanax),clonazepam (Klonopin), Lorazepam (Ativan), Flurazepam (Dalmane), And Others. Diazepam And Other Benzodiazepines Act By Enhancing The Effects Of Gamma-aminobutyric Acid (GABA) In The Brain. GABA Is A Neurotransmitter (a Chemical That Nerve Cells Use To Communicate With Each Other) That Inhibits Activity In The Brain. It Is Believed That Excessive Activity In The Brain May Lead To Anxiety Or Other Psychiatric Disorders.Drug Interaction of Diazepam : Alcohol Or Medications That Cause Sedation May Add To The Sedative Effects Of Diazepam. Patients Taking Benzodiazepines Should Avoid Such Combinations. Cimetidine (Tagamet), Ketoconazole (Nizoral), Omeprazole (Prilosec, Rapinex), Fluvoxamine (Luvox), And Fluoxetine (Prozac) May Prolong The Effects Of Diazepam By Inhibiting Liver Enzymes That Break Down Diazepam. Dosages May Need To Be Decreased When These Drugs Are Used With Diazepam.Side effects of Diazepam : Nausea, Stomach Upset, Skin Rash, Acute Toxicity.Note : Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor. It will affect you & your loved ones. Safety First. Please keep it in mindPrescription Only Medicine : These medicines are only available with a valid prescription from a licensed medical practitioner. Please be kind to send us the prescription by email, fax or standard mail with your order. All orders without an accompanying prescription will be rejected (see exceptions below). These measures are enforced as both a legal requirement as well as to ensure your safety.However if you are unable to send us your prescription because of any reason, please let us know and we will accommodate your request. Eg:
- You have lost or misplaced your prescription
- You have to present it to the local pharmacy to buy other drugs not available with us
- You have received an online (eScrip) prescription.