Valium (Diazepam)

What is Valium?

Valium is a drug used to manage anxiety disorders. Valium is also used to relieve the symptoms of anxiety in the short-term. Valium is an anxiolytic. Valium may also be useful for relieving the symptoms of acute agitation, tremor ...

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What diseases and conditions are treated by Valium?

Some conditions and diseases that may be treated by Valium include:

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What are the active ingredients of Valium?

The active ingredients in Valium include:

What class of drug is Valium?

Valium belongs to the class of drugs:

  • Benzodiazepine

Available Forms

The available forms from suppliers in the USA include:

  • Tablets


Tablet forms from suppliers in the USA:


This product comes in different forms from different suppliers in the USA:

Valium Information Guide

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Prescription Drug

Valium is a prescription drug that belongs to the pharmacologic class of Benzodiazepine.

Related Disease Topics

Disease articles related to Valium include:

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Drugs may have a number of warnings associated with their use. What are the warnings regarding the use of Valium?

Some of the warnings are below. Any use of Valium needs to heed warnings surrounding the following:

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What precautions need to be taken when considering the use of Valium?

Some of the precautions need to be noted when considering Valium for use in particular situations such as the following:

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Would taking Valium interfere with other drugs or medications I may be taking?

Some of the interactions are listed below. Valium may interact with the following so this needs to be taken into consideration when considering the use of this drug:

  • Centrally Acting Agents
  • Alcohol
  • Antacids
  • Compounds Which Inhibit Certain Hepatic Enzymes
  • Phenytoin
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What are the possible side-effects (adverse effects or unintended effects) of taking Valium?

Some of the possible side-effects or adverse reactions may include effects such as:

  • Central Nervous System
  • Gastrointestinal System
  • Special Senses
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Psychiatric and Paradoxical Reactions
  • Urogenital System
  • Skin and Appendages
  • Laboratories
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What are the inactive ingredients in Valium?

The inactive ingredients contained in Valium are:

  • Anhydrous lactose
  • Starch, corn
  • Calcium stearate

Product Formulation Information: Valium

Company that labels Valium:
Roche Products Inc
Strength of Valium:
2 mg/1
Form of Valium:
How is Valium taken?
Oral (by mouth)
Date that Valium is effective:
15th November, 1963


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