Generic Name: Diazepam

Valrelease is a prescribed medicine that is also used to treat alcohol withdrawal, muscle spasms, and seizures. This medicine works by enhancing the effects of a naturally calming chemical in the brain. The medication comes in the form of tablets, an oral liquid, and an injection. This medicine is known with the generic name of diazepam. Valrelease can be used for the treatment of anxiety, alcohol withdrawal, muscle spasms, or seizures. It has been already found that Valrelease has several effects on the body, including relaxing muscles, causing sleepiness, and reducing anxiety. A few other Valrelease uses include the treatment of agitation, insomnia, and benzodiazepine withdrawal, which can occur when a person stops taking a benzodiazepine medication too quickly. Healthcare specialists also prescribe Valrelease in other ailments as Valrelease can help with agitation, shakiness, and delirium tremens associated with alcohol withdrawal.

How to Use Valrelease Capsules

  • Take this medication exactly as it was prescribed for you. Never take the medication in larger amounts, or take it for longer than recommended
  • Measure the liquid form of diazepam with a special dose-measuring spoon or cup, not a regular table spoon.
  • Store diazepam at room temperature away from moisture, heat, and light.
  • Keep track of how many pills have been used from each new bottle of this medicine.

Cautions before Use Valrelease Capsules

  • People who are suffering from glaucoma should not take this medication.
  • People who have a history of liver disease should be restricted from using this medication.
  • People who are suffering from alcohol addiction should not take this medicine.
  • Those people who have a medical history of epilepsy or seizures should not take this medicine.
  • People suffering from sleeping disorders should not take Valrelease.
  • Patients suffering from depression, suicidal thoughts, or mental illness are advised to not to take this medicine.

Valrelease Capsules Side Effects

The side effects which may arise due to the usage of Valrelease are as follows:

  • Double vision
  • A spinning sensation known as vertigo
  • Depression or worsening of existing depression
  • Unexplained swelling
  • Confusion, unusual thoughts or behavior;
  • Unusual risk-taking behavior, decreased inhibitions, no fear of danger
  • Depressed mood, thoughts of suicide or hurting yourself
  • Hyperactivity, anxiety, agitation, hostility
  • Double vision, hallucinations;
  • Weak or shallow breathing;
  • Feeling like you might pass out;
  • Muscle twitching, tremor;
  • Fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms;
  • Jaundice yellowing of the skin or eyes
  • Urinating less than usual or not at all

Valrelease Capsules Interactions and Overdose

Valrelease may react with cimetidine (Tagamet), ketoconazole (Nizoral),omeprazole (Prilosec), phenytoin (Dilantin) a barbiturate such as amobarbital, an MAO inhibitor such as isocarboxazid, medicines to treat psychiatric disorders, such as aripiprazole, narcotic medications such as fentanyl, an antidepressant such as amitriptyline.

If any person takes too much Valrelease, he / she may have overdose symptoms such as drowsiness, slow reflexes, confusion, and a coma. They are more likely to experience life-threatening overdose symptoms if Valrelease is taken along with alcohol or other medications. Once the medication has been absorbed into the body, however, dialysis may be used to remove it from the blood.


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