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What is the duration of diazepam 20mg?

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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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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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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How strong is Valium or diazepam?

How strong is Valium or diazepam?

Strong based on dose: Diazepam is usually prescribed in 2.5, 5 or 10 mg doses. The effect of the medication is dose dependent. It is a "rescue" mediciation, not a controller. If you are panicky, it will help you to relax. But there are medications which can help to prevent those anxious feelings in the first place, ssris. Never use diazepam with alcohol! ...Read more

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Can I take sulpiride with diazepam?

Adverse sedation: Sulpiride is an atypical antipsychotic used mainly in europe and japan for treatment of psychosis associated with schizophrenia. It is not approved for use in the us, canada or the uk. Diazepam is an antianxiety agent approved worldwide. The two drugs, where approved, should only be used together with great caution and monitering as there is a real potential for adverse sedation when combined. ...Read more

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Can you take fluanxol with diazepam?

Can you take fluanxol with diazepam?

Yes: Yes. It is a thioxanthine derivative and is a typical antipsychotic marketed outside the us. It's other name is flupenthixol and it may be taken with valium. ...Read more

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How long does diazepam withdrawal last?

How long does diazepam withdrawal last?

Long: Valium has a long half-life in your system (diazepam is 30—60 hours), and metabolic breakdown products of that last longer -- some up to 100 hours. This means that withdrawal symptoms can start within 5 days to 14 days, but can be delayed for up to 3 weeks (because of the breakdown products). You may need some medical help during this, because withdrawal from benzodiazepines can cause seizures. ...Read more

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I took alcohol 24 hours after diazepam?

I took alcohol 24 hours after diazepam?

May still be overlap: One should simply avoid alcohol altogether when taking prescription medications, especially tranquilizers such as diazepam, no matter how many days after. Diazepam has a bit of a long half life of 24hrs. This means that it is likely that there was still the possibility that the diazepam was in your system while you were drinking alcohol. Diazepine interacting with alcohol can cause strong fatigue. ...Read more

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Does ambian and diazepam work together?

Yes: Paroxetine and diazepam are two different types of medications used to treat anxiety. Diazepam is typically only used on a short-term basis, as it can be addictive and cause other side effects. Diazepam and paroxetine typically do not interact with each other. ...Read more

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Can you fluanxol and diazepam together?

Can you fluanxol and diazepam together?

Yes, if Rx'ed by Dr: If your dr recommends this, it can be used together. If you have questions or concerns, you should always ask them to your prescriber, and can also ask your pharmacist. ...Read more

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What are the tests for diazepam overdose?

What are the tests for diazepam overdose?

I don't know: Usually the coroner is doing them. But you see someone umresponsive and they have the drug in their system. ...Read more

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Is 5mg of diazepam considered a high dose?

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Valium: Nope, that is therapeutic dose, as prescribed. ...Read more

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Are zolpidem and diazepam lethal together?

Depends upon dose: If taken ask prescribed there should be no problem. In overdose, i'll spare you the sickening details of suffering that can occur. If you are suicidal call 911 or go to the nearest er. ...Read more

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How long after taking diazepam can I drink?

How long after taking diazepam can I drink?

Longer than U think: If taken orally (as most people do) it takes the average young healthy person about a day to get rid of half the drug they took. This metabolism is prolonged further with use of alcohol. So best advice.... Several days would be a safe interval. ...Read more

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Can I mix 10 mg diazepam and 50 mg of nytol?

I wouldn't: You might fall asleep for a long, long time. You may be able to fall sleep with just the diazepam or just the Nytol. Did the doctor prescribe you 10 mg of diazepam at a time? If not, don't take such a high dose. Have you considered taking something like melatonin instead of the Nytol or the diazepam? ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking diazepam?

It depends: On how regularly you use. Sedation if you use irregulaly. Physical dependency if you use too regularly. ...Read more

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What are common symptoms of a diazepam overdose?

Sedation, confusion: Sedation, confusion, disorientation, uncoordination, disinhibition, respiratory depression and death. ...Read more

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Can you compare between nitrazepam and diazepam?

Nitrazepam vs Valium: Nitrazepam is a sedative hypnotic it is approved for use in other countries. It is one of three sedative hypnotics allowed in norway. Great britain will not allow it to be used in long-term nursing home patients for the elderly. It is not approved in United States at this time. It has all of the other properties that are present in valium. However, it has only been marketed as a sedative hypnotic and not as an anxiolytic. Some people are still sleepy 18 hours after the last dose. Valium is approved as an anxiolytic and not as a sedative hypnotic but can be used for both if desired. Nitrazepam is illegal in United States at this time. ...Read more

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What's the difference of nitrazepam and diazepam?

What's the difference of nitrazepam and diazepam?

Nitrazepam: Both are benzodiazepines. Nitrazepam is nitro-benzodiazepine with half life of about 28 hours. Diazepam is valium with longer half-life. ...Read more

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Can diazepam cause permanent cognitive deficits?

No: Stopping the med should quickly resolve any cognitive side effects. If it does not, look for other causes. ...Read more

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Hello doctors, I need a diazepam medicine online?

I don't know: Of doctors who prescribe benzodiazapines via on-line clinics ...Read more

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What is the difference between diazepam, lorazapam?

Benzodiazepenes: Same class of drug. Sedative hypnotics with differing half lives and duration of action. ...Read more

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Can diazepam and midazolan cause cognitive deficits?

Yes, those: Are both benzodiazepine class of drugs and can cause amnesia and sedation. Side effects could be additive when taken together, so follow your doctor's directions carefully. ...Read more

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Hello, can I take Diazepam 3 hours after 10mg Endone?

No: As long as both medications you are taking are prescribed for you and the doctor or doctors who wrote the prescriptions is/are aware that you are taking them together, taking them together is fine. Both have a tendency to make people sleepy, and taking the two together could have an added effect. ...Read more

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I'm frightened of flying will diazepam (valium) help?

Yes, but no alcohol: Diazepam will help to deal with anxiety about flying. Do not take with alcohol. It would also be helpful to have a guided imagery recording on your ipod, which will help you to relax more naturally. If you must fly often, you should consider working with a therapist to de-sensitize yourself and work on your phobia. ...Read more

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Usually how long can valium/diazepam stay in your system?

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Valium: Depending on how long u have been taking it. Roughly up to 100 hours. ...Read more

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I feel guilty for taking diazepam. What is better for sleep?

I feel guilty for taking diazepam. What is better for sleep?

Valium, sleep: Depending on the reason your{bad doc gave it to you in the first place. Sleep is quite infrequently the only symptom. It mostly is a symptoms of a bigger entity = sleep is mostly a symptom in a syndrome. Treat the diagnosis, treat the syndrome, not the symptom. Valium never treats anything. It only falsely makes people feels secure then aggravates the main problem by late rx. ...Read more

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