Generic Name: DIAZEPAM - ORAL Pronounced: (dye-AZ-eh-pam) Valium Oral Uses
Diazepam is used to treat anxiety, acute alcohol
withdrawal, and seizures. It is also used to relieve muscle spasms and to
provide sedation before medical procedures. This medication belongs to a class
of drugs called benzodiazepines which act on the brain and nerves (central
nervous system) to produce a calming effect. It works by enhancing the effects
of a certain natural chemical in the body (GABA).
How To Use Valium Oral
Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor.
The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to therapy. If you
are taking a liquid form of this medication, use a medication measuring device
to carefully measure out the prescribed dose. Do not use a household spoon
because you may not get the correct dose. If you are using the oral concentrate
solution, use the dropper provided to carefully measure out the dose and mix it...
Generic Name: ZOLPIDEM EXTENDED-RELEASE - ORAL Pronounced: (ZOL-pi-dem) Ambien CR Oral Uses
Zolpidem is used for a short time to treat sleep problems
(insomnia) in adults. If you have trouble falling asleep, it helps you fall
asleep faster, so you can get a better night's rest. Zolpidem belongs to a
class of drugs called sedative-hypnotics. It acts on your brain to produce a
How To Use Ambien CR Oral
Read the Medication Guide and the Patient Instructions for
Use provided by your pharmacist before you start using zolpidem and each time
you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or
Prime the product according to the instructions before you
use it for the first time and if you have not used it for at least 14 days.
Point the spray away from your face and other people while you are priming
Spray this medication into your mouth over your tongue as
directed by your doctor, usually...
Quite a few people with chronic pain use benzodiazepine medications like Xanax, Valium, Ativan, and Klonopin. These medications lure people with the promise of relaxation; however, once hooked, it is difficult to shake loose from the benzodiazepine barb. Not many people realize the downside of these types of chemicals which include: confusion, distortion, forgetfulness, depression, tolerance, dependency, and rebound anxiety. Over time the barb digs in deep. Alternatives to benzodiazepines should be considered before becoming endlessly hooked.
One primary reason those with chronic pain use benzodiazepines is to treat muscle spasms. Increased tension can lead to increased pain; but, rebound anxiety created by benzodiazepines can also lead to increased pain as the medication effects wear off. Some alternative muscle relaxants might actually be a better solution for painful muscle spasms. One frequently overlooked medication is called Baclofen . This medication is not only useful to...
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