Valium 5 mg happens to be a tablet which comprises of calcium stearate, pregelatinized starch, corn starch and anhydrous lactose. They are recognized to be flat-faced and round scored tablets which come with beveled edges and perforation of V-shape. It can be availed in the form of 2mg, 5mg, 10 mg.
Here is a look at the properties of these tablets
Management of anxiety disorders
Valium has earned high reputation when it comes to the management of anxiety disorders. It is also used for conferring short-term relief if a person shows symptoms of anxiety. Tension or anxiety that are related to the stress of daily life does not require treating with anxiolytic in general. However, during acute alcohol withdrawal, these tablets are beneficial in conferring relief during a tremor, acute agitation, hallucinosis, acute delirium tremens.
Conferring relief to the skeletal muscle spasm
They contribute to being a useful adjunct that offers relief to the skeletal muscle spasm owing to reflex spasm to the local pathology or spasticity which is caused due to the disorders of an upper motor neuron, stiff-man syndrome, atherosis. It is possible to use the medicine in convulsive disorders adjunctively.
For treating acute alcohol withdrawal
These tablets are also popular for the withdrawal of acute alcohol. Till it is not understood how the patient is going to respond, you should provide a dosage of 10mg at the beginning after which you can offer Valium 5mg or 10mg to the patients. At times, Valium 5mg or 10mg is conferred to the patient every hour, in case it is required.
Valium dosage should be given to a person for the maximum beneficial effect. Though the usual daily dosage accomplishes the requirements of most of the patients, some of them need a higher dosage. However, it is a prerequisite to ensure dosage in a cautious manner with an eye to avoiding adverse effects.
Make sure to keep the tablets at the room temperature.