What is Valium?
A prescription drug called Valium is used to treat anxiety, muscular spasms, and alcohol withdrawal symptoms, as a sedative prior to operation, and to treat seizures. Valium is an element of the drug family known as Skeletal Muscle Relaxants, Benzodiazepines. You can take valium by itself or in combination with other drugs. This medicine affects the nervous system and calms down the nerves.
Uses of valium
Valium works by enhancing the activity of a neurotransmitter in our brain. It helps to reduce anxiety, muscle spasms, and seizures. Some of the common uses of Valium are:
Valium is used to treat anxiety disorder. For people who are suffering from anxiety and panic disorder, valium is the best option to reduce anxiety.
Muscle spasms are very painful. Nowadays It is a very common disease. Everyone wants to get rid of this disease. Valium is also used to treat muscle spasms.
Valium can be used to treat to control seizures caused by epilepsy and other conditions.
Valium can be used as a sedative. After the operation or surgery, a patient needs to be relaxed.
Valium can also treat Insomnia.
Valium can also treat agitation, which can occur due to psychological issues.
Valium shouldn’t be used for recreation. And should only be taken as directed by a physician.
The dosage of Valium depends on the patient’s age, gender and medical response. But usually, it can prescribe for adults as:
For anxiety: 2mg to 10mg, you can take it 2 or 3 times a day.
For muscle spasms:2mg to 10 mg, and you can take 4 times a day.
Relief from Symptoms of Acute Alcohol: 10 mg, in 24 hours.
Things you need to remember before using Valium
- You can take valium with or without food.
- Please use a measuring spoon, if you used valium in liquid form.
- If you don’t have a measuring spoon, ask your doctor.
- Don’t use a kitchen spoon its not good for correct measurement.
- Use the medicine dropper that comes with the medicine if you’re using the concentrated solution. And blend the measured dose with a tiny amount of liquid or soft food. Take the entire mixture at once.
- Don’t save the combination to use later.
- Don’t eat grapefruit when you are using valium. Grapefruit can increase the chance of side effects when you used it with valium.
- Do not give Valium to children under the age of six months.
- Do not increase your dose before asking the doctor.
- When you decide to stop using Valium, lower the dose gradually. If you stop using it suddenly you might have withdrawal symptoms.
Missed or overdose
If you forget to take valium on time, you can take it when you remember. But if it is time to take the next dose, then skip the missed dose. Don’t take a double dose, it’s not safe.
In the case of an overdose, seek medical help immediately. Symptoms of overdose are:
- shallow breathing
- Loss of consciousness
Who should avoid Valium?
Valium is not for everyone. Here we discuss who should avoid Valium.
If you are allergic to other benzodiazepines like Xanax and Klonopin. Then you should avoid using Valium. It’s not safe for you.
Liver or kidney disease
If you are suffering from any severe liver or kidney disease, then you are not capable of using valium.
If you are suffering from epilepsy, mental illness or a severe breathing problem then tell your doctor before starting the treatment.
If you are pregnant then tell your doctor before treatment. As this medication can cause serious harm to the unborn baby.
Valium can pass down through breast milk and affect the baby, so avoid using Valium while breastfeeding.
Avoid driving and operating heavy machinery, when you are using this medication.
Store Valium at room temperature 59° to 86°F. Keep away from pets and children. After 80 days, you should throw away the opened container of the concentrated solution if you’re using it.
Common side effects
- weakness in muscles
- Dry mouth
- loss of coordination.
Serious side effects
- Shallow breathing
- Suicidal thoughts
- Panic attacks
- Yellowing skin
- Memory loss
- Slurred speech
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