Daily stress has long become a reality for most people living in megacities. Increased pace of life, trouble at work, lack of sleep and rest lead to irritability. As a result, reduced efficiency, there are problems with sleep, and rest does not bring a full relaxation. Reduce stress factors, reduce anxiety and gain emotional stability with tranquilizers.
Tranquilizers got their name from the Latin word tranquillo – “soothe.” Tranquilizers belong to psychotropic drugs. They affect the central nervous system. They have a calming effect, reduce anxiety, fears and any emotional tension. The mechanism of their action is associated with the inhibition of brain structures. Most compounds from the benzodiazepine group are tranquilizers. Some are used as hypnotics. They can cause addiction and physical dependence in long-term use
Valium is a tranquilizer. He has known analogues: diazepam, relanium, seduxen, sibazon. It belongs to the group of anxiolytic agents of the benzodiazepine series. Valium has a complex mechanism of action, providing a hypnotic, miorelaxing, soothing and anticonvulsant effect.
The drug has a lot of indications for the appointment. First of all, these are mental disorders: non-alcoholic delirium, anxiety disorders, withdrawal alcohol syndrome, schizophrenia, psychoses, phobias, acute stress reaction, tics, personality disorders. The medicine can be used as part of complex therapy for peptic ulcer and duodenal ulcer, climacteric disorders, myocardial infarction, gestosis, hypertension, epilepsy, Meniere’s disease, eczema. Valium enhances the action of anesthetics, before surgery and endoscopic research.
Tablets are available in two dosages – 10 and 5 mg. The dose is selected individually depending on the diagnosis, tolerability, age and so on. For adults, the maximum single dose of the drug is 20 mg. It can drink a maximum of 60 mg per day. There is a dose selection scheme for children. It can be found in the instructions to the drug.
The drug should not be taken with glaucoma, chronic pulmonary obstruction, myasthenia gravis, acute drug or alcohol poisoning. It is contraindicated for children up to six months, pregnant and lactating women. Valium can be treated only according to the doctor’s prescription. It is sold only on prescription.
Valium is the safest tool in its series.