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Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
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Diazepam (Definition)

Diazepam belongs to the benzo family and has a long 1/2 life in the body. It is used for anxiety and muscle spasms. Neuro docs like to use it for patients with ms and stroke for muscle relaxation. It can also be used rectally for ...Read more


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Hi. I've used diazepam 10mg now for 2.5 weeks. Some days everyday 10 mg (atonce), other days 20 mg, some days inbetween none. Can or will I have wd smpt?

Valium WD: Not now: You have not been on valium long enough to develop any tolerance to it. If you were to stop it now I would not expect you to have any withdrawal whatsoever. If on the other hand you would stay on it for six weeks to two months then you would start experiencing at least some withdrawal and after three months withdrawal could become rather significant and it would have to be tapered down very gradually under the supervision of a physician. ...Read more

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How to purchase diazepam online?

Any reputable: Mail order pharmacy would require a prescription. The military and VA have a good mail order pharmacy system. ...Read more

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What is the duration of diazepam 20mg?

Diazepam: Diazepam can be detected in your system up to six or eight weeks if you have to do a drug screen. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: diazepam?

Please describe the medication: diazepam?

Valium: Diazepam belongs to the benzo family and has a long 1/2 life in the body. It is used for anxiety and muscle spasms. Neuro docs like to use it for patients with ms and stroke for muscle relaxation. It can also be used rectally for seizures, especially in children. ...Read more

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Is there a substitute for rectal diazepam?

Rectal diazepam: Is for very select conditions. You can try oral diazepam but you may not have similar response as rectal diazepam has a topical effect. Talk with your GI doctor as there is lot of info rquired before someone is prescribed valium suppositories. We can't discuss all thay here as space is limited. Your best bet iis your GI doc or colorectal surgeon. Whoever u follow. ...Read more

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Could diazepam affect the recovery process?

If you are in a: Substance abuse recovery program - use of diazepam could jeopardize that. ...Read more

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Can you vary how many diazepam tablets a day?

Not a good idea: Diazepam is a strong, long-lasting "benzodiazepine" with a significant potential for dependency. There are good reasons for its being prescribed, but needs to be regulated carefully and steadily by a supervising md (who might have reasons for raising or lowering the dose). ...Read more

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Any advice on how to safely stop taking diazepam?

Gradual taper: Depends upon how much you are taking and how long you have been on it, but decreasing your dose by 2-5 mg every 3-5 days is a reasonable goal. Diazepam has a very long half life which is the time it takes to get half of it out of your system. Diazepam itself has a half life of 3-4 days and the active metabolite has a half life of over a week which means that some of it will be in your body a month ...Read more

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How long does diastat (diazepam) or diazapam last?

4 to 6 hours: 4 to 6 hours depending on the individual, age, weight, other medications, etc. ...Read more

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What is the most appropriate generic diazepam in us?

No way to know: Since generic benzodiazepines are typically not monitored closely by any regulatory agency, it is impossible to state with certainty which of the benzodiazepine products would yield the most consistent potency. ...Read more

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What dosage of diazepam is best for a 210 lb female?

What dosage of diazepam is best for a 210 lb female?

Dosing: Not always determined by weight and takes into account other meds and health factors. Often start low and titrate according to effect. ...Read more

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Can you explain if it's safe to mix diazepam and weed?

Not safe idea.: Mixing cannabis ; diazepam can ^ potential for side effects that include: problems with judgment, cognition ; concentration, as well as drowsiness ; dizziness. ...Read more

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Can diazepam help with coping with my child's behavior?

Can diazepam help with coping with my child's behavior?

Bad Choice: Taking a sedative medication will make it more difficult to stay alert and correct your child. If your child is having behavior problems, then she needs an alert, attuned parent.
You may need to consult a therapist if your child's behavioral symptoms are severe. ...Read more

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How long it takes for the diastat (diazepam) to go bad?

According to: Http://diastat. Valeantonline. Com/about/benefits:
"DIASTAT AcuDial requires no refrigeration or special handling, and has a 4-year shelf life". ...Read more

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I would like a diazepam medicine, where can I get some?

Your doc: Diazepam is a controlled substance. Pls see your local doc. ...Read more

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Ativam 5mg is it the same strength as a 10 mg diazepam?

Ativan (lorazepam): That is a high dose of ativan (lorazepam). Much higher than the 10mg. Equivalent. ...Read more

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How long does it take before diastat (diazepam) goes bad?

Expiration of diasta: The best way to determine expiration of Diastat (diazepam) is to check the expiration date on the package. If you cannot determine, ask your pharmacist. ...Read more

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I took by accident adouble dose of diazepam what should I do?

I took by accident adouble dose of diazepam what should I do?

As above: It depends how much the dose was. Talk with u pcp, and if symptomatic go to er. And in the future be careful. ...Read more

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