Diapine

Diapine

diazepam

Manufacturer:

Atlantic Lab

Distributor:

Atlantic Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Diazepam
Indications/Uses
Anxiety & tension & skeletal muscle spasm.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Oral Adult 4-40 mg daily. Childn 0.12-0.8 mg/kg in 3-4 divided doses. Amp Adult 2-10 mg 4 hrly. Childn 0.04-0.2 mg.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Severe psychoses; 1st trimester of pregnancy; acute narrow-angle glaucoma.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy, lactation, neonates, elderly; epileptics, myasthenia gravis; CV, hepatic, renal disease; resp insufficiency.
Adverse Reactions
Mental disturbance, drowsiness, amnesia, dependence; blurred vision; urinary retention; resp depression, hypotension.
Drug Interactions
Valproic acid; β-blockers, cimetidine. Alcohol, other CNS depressants.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
N05BA01 - diazepam ; Belongs to the class of benzodiazepine derivatives anxiolytics. Used in the management of anxiety, agitation or tension.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Diapine cap 2 mg
Packing/Price
1000's
Form
Diapine inj 10 mg/2 mL
Packing/Price
2 mL x 50 × 1's
Form
Diapine cap 5 mg
Packing/Price
1000's
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