Diazepam

General

Adult Dosing

Pediatric Dosing

Special Populations

  • Pregnancy Rating:
  • Lactation:
  • Renal Dosing
    • Adult
    • Pediatric
  • Hepatic Dosing
    • Adult
    • Pediatric

Contraindications

  • Allergy to class/drug
  • severe hepatic impairment

Adverse Reactions

Serious

  • Respiratory/CNS depression
  • Hypotension
  • paradoxical CNS stimulation

Common

  • drowsiness
  • disinhibition
  • ataxia

Pharmacology

  • Half-life: 30-60 hours
  • Metabolism: Liver
  • Excretion: Urine
  • Mechanism of Action: GABA agonist

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