PTSD
info
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DISCLAIMER: This info is not official, it is for conversational purposes only. The info
comes from Google.
Call  your doctor or your pharmacist for info re medication.
Brand name

Valium
Type

Benzodiazepine
Generic name

Diazepam
Target symptoms

Anxiety disorders. Also to treat agitation,
shakiness, and hallucinations during
alcohol withdrawal, to relieve muscle pain
Contraindications

Narrow angle glaucoma; and open angle glaucoma
Possible side effects (call doctor)

Clumsiness; dizziness; drowsiness; fatigue; headache; light-
headedness; unsteadiness; unusual weakness, allergic reactions
(rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in chest; swelling of
mouth, face, lips, or tongue); hallucinations; increased muscle
spasms; stimulation; sudden rage; yellowing of skin or eyes.
Medication sometimes prescribed in the treatment of PTSD - Valium