High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles Diazepam (/da aez
paem/), first marketed as Valium (/ vaeli m/) by Hoffmann-La Roche
is a benzodiazepine drug. Diazepam is also marketed in Australia as
Antenex. It is commonly used for treating anxiety, insomnia,
seizures including status epilepticus, muscle spasms (such as in
cases of tetanus), restless legs syndrome, alcohol withdrawal,
benzodiazepine withdrawal and Meniere's disease. It may also be
used before certain medical procedures (such as endoscopies) to
reduce tension and anxiety, and in some surgical procedures to
induce amnesia. It possesses anxiolytic, anticonvulsant, hypnotic,
sedative, skeletal muscle relaxant, and amnestic properties. The
pharmacological action of diazepam enhances the effect of the
neurotransmitter GABA by binding to the benzodiazepine site on the
GABAA receptor leading to central nervous system depressi
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