Dr Ross said patients were also offered a wide range of treatment including night sedation drugs such as diazepam , which will be minimised under the SLA.
By the age of 16 he was going to raves and using drugs - Ecstasy, diazepam and nitrazepam, as well as cannabis.
The 29 year old died from aspiration of vomit after mixing diazepam , chlorpromazine, temazepam, flunitrazepam, and clomethiazole.
A low dose of diazepam at bedtime may be beneficial in cases of frequent and disabling proctalgia fugax.
Where medication is judged necessary, oral anxiolytics, such as lorazepam, may be available, as may a parenteral sedative, typically diazepam .
Even a prescription of the tranquilliser diazepam failed to calm her nerves.
Braun records a case in which 5 milligrams of diazepam , a tranquilizer, sedated one personality, while 100 milligrams had little or no effect on another.
To prevent withdrawal symptoms, a chronic heavy drinker may be prescribed medication such as diazepam for a few days after stopping drinking.
It is sensible to start with a high daily dose, such as 120 mg chlordiazepoxide or 20 mg diazepam on the first day, and then reduce the dose.
Yesterday he admitted five charges of supplying controlled drugs - methadone and diazepam - and one charge of possession of amphetamine with intent to supply.