What is all the information on the drug diazepam?

Diazepam is not an illegal drug unless it is taken when not prescribed. It is a benzodiazapin that has a natural chemo receptor in the brain, GABA. It was once the most commonly used drug to stop seizure activity given iv in the hospital setting. It is Valium. Ativan I.V. is now the prefered drug to STOP SEIZURES AND TO STOP PANIC ATTACKS. VALIUM IS MOST COMMOMLY USED TO STOP POST OP MUSCLE SPASMS POST SPINE, AND ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY.

IT IS RARELY GIVEN FOR PANICK DISORDER, OR ANXIETY DISORDER. XANAX IS MOST COMMONLY PRESCIBED ORALLY. ATIVAN IS USED AS WELL IN ORAL FORM, IT IS TWICE AS STRONG AS XANAX. THERE ARE MANY FORMS OF BENZOS. SOME WERE TAKEN OFF OF THE MARKET DUE TO ABUSE. KEITH MOON IS AN EXAMPLE OF A BENZO OVER DOSE, THE DRUG HE WAS USING WAS VERY POTENT AND REMOVED FROM THE BRITISH MARKET. THE PHYSCIANS DESK REFERENCE TO MEDICATIONS IS A VERY COMPRENSIVE MANNUAL TO FIND OUT HALF LIFE, MOLECULAR STRUCTURE, INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER DRUGS,SIDE EFFECTS

USAGES, DOSING, WEANING, ECT.THERE ARE MANY PEOPLE THAT STILL TAKE VALIUM EVERY DAY, AND IT IS PRESCIBED TO THEM. IT IS A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND SHOULD NOT BE TAKEN WITHOUT MEDICAL SUPERVISION. IT SHOULD NOT BE USED IN I.V. FORM OUTSIDE OF A CLINICAL SETTING.