Manufacturer: Elikem Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Trade name: Elpam
Strength: 5 mg
Active ingredient: Diazepam
Pregnancy category: Diazepam belongs to FDA pregnancy category D. There is a clear evidence that it harm the unborn baby.
Uses: Elpam-5 5 mg tablet is used to treat anxiety, alcohol withdrawal symptoms, muscle spasms. seizures.
How to use: Elpam-5 5 mg tablet taken as directed by your doctor. Diazepam is a habit forming drug and it should be used for short time only. Do not use it more than 4 months without your doctor advice.
Side Effects: Drowsiness, dizziness, tired feeling, muscle weakness, loss of coordination, fatigue, constipation, blurred vision and headache
Dosage: Usual adult dose for anxiety, seizures, muscle spasm: 2 to 10 mg 2 to 4 times a day. For lacohol withdrawal symptoms it 10 mg 3 to 4 times a day or as required.
Written by: : healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: August 16th, 2015
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