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how long does it take for valium to take effect

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Gone: IF the last dose was 28 days ago, then it has cleared your body.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Valium: Valium is not specifically a pain medicine, but it can help relax muscle spasms and anxiety. It has a fairly long half-life in your system, especiall ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
38 years experience Psychiatry
4-6 weeks max: Depending on the test used and how long one has been using it. After brief use, 4-5 days is enough. Valium has a very long half life--up to 200 hours ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
It will start to be: removed by your kidneys soon after you take it and thus be detected in your urine.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
38 years experience Pain Management
Depends: A drugs clearance depends on a number of factors. Generally speaking, with normal kidney and liver function both valium and Norflex (orphenadrine) sho ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sadaf Mustafa
6 years experience Internal Medicine
Muscle relaxers : Hello and welcome to HealthTap, it should start working with in an hour. Thank you
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
2 pills: We won't be able to advise you unless we know the pills you are also taking and why you are taking them. 10mg of Valium seems like a large dose. All t ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Gaffney
24 years experience Psychiatry
Dependency: There is a difference between using diazepam as it is intended and addiction (when you take more than necessary to obtain a positive feeling). Unfort ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Depression, Valium: I understand your concern. Valium and its Metabolites can be in the system for 23 days or more depending upon duration and dose, other drugs used wit ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Benzos and UAs: One to six weeks. It varies greatly depending on how much you have used and for how long and for several other variables. I caution that I have seen i ... Read More
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