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  1. D P M Benefits & Uses
  2. D P M Dosage & How to Take
  3. D P M Side Effects
  4. D P M Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of D P M with Other Drugs
  6. D P M Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about D P M
  8. D P M Interactions with Food and Alcohol

D P M Benefits & Uses

D P M is used to treat the following -

  1. Anxiety Primary
  2. Epilepsy Primary
  3. Alcoholism
  4. Tetanus
  5. Preeclampsia and Eclampsia
  6. Sedation
  7. Seizures

D P M Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of D P M

Diazepam

D P M Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when D P M is used -

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Memory problems
  3. Uncoordinated Body Movements
  4. Dizziness Severe
  5. Headache Mild
  6. Dry Mouth Mild
  7. Fatigue Mild
  8. Depression Moderate
  9. Irritability
  10. Slurred speech
  11. Constipation Moderate
  12. Diarrhoea
  13. Vertigo Mild
  14. Cough Mild
  15. Bone Fracture
  16. Bradycardia
  17. Nausea or vomiting
  18. Convulsion
  19. Shortness of Breath Severe
  20. Skin Rash Severe
  21. Loss of appetite

D P M Related Warnings

Is the use of D P M safe for pregnant women?

D P M may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of D P M , and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of D P M safe during breastfeeding?

Taking D P M may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. D P M should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of D P M on the Kidneys?

D P M has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of D P M on the Liver?

So far, no research has been carried out on the effects of D P M on the liver. So it is not known whether taking D P M will affect the liver or not.

Unknown

What is the effect of D P M on the Heart?

D P M may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of D P M with Other Drugs

D P M should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Alfentanil

    Fluvoxamine

    Flumazenil

    Fentanyl

    Ethanol

    D P M Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take D P M unless your doctor advises you to do so -

    1. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
    2. Dementia
    3. Asthma
    4. Depression
    5. Liver Disease
    6. Glaucoma
    7. Kidney Disease

    Frequently asked Questions about D P M

    Is this D P M habit forming or addictive?

    Yes, D P M can get addictive. Consume it only after doctor's advise.

    Yes

    Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

    You may feel sleepy or tired after taking D P M . So it is best to avoid driving.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    D P M should be used only after doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Yes, this D P M works for mental disorders.

    Yes

    D P M Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and D P M

    It is safe to take D P M with food.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and D P M

    Taking D P M with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

    Severe

    D P M FAQs

    Question over 1 year ago

    Is D P M safe to use?

    Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS , General Surgery

    Yes, D P M is safe to use, if taken in a prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, some side effects are observed at regular doses such as drowsiness, dizziness, dry mouth, constipation and changes in libido. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above.

    Question over 1 year ago

    Can D P M cause low blood pressure?

    Dr. Kishan Barnwal MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, D P M causes low blood pressure in the patients who are taking it. However, the exact cause behind this is unknown. If you are experiencing low blood pressure after taking this drug, then please consult with your doctor.

    Question about 2 years ago

    How does D P M work?

    ravi udawat MBBS , General Physician

    D P M works by suppressing abnormal activity of nerve cells in the brain through the increase in activity of a chemical messenger known as GABA. This calms the brain and provides relief to the patient.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    Does D P M cause stomach upset?

    ram saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

    No, D P M , does not cause stomach upset. For mild stomach upset you are advised to eat light and non-spicy meals along with this drug initially. But if you are experiencing severe stomach upset after taking this medicine to inform your doctor immediately.

    Question over 1 year ago

    Can D P M cause depression?

    Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS , General Surgery

    Yes, D P M causes depression of the central nervous system and calms the brain.

    This medicine data has been created by -
    Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience

    D P M Price and Pack Size

    D P M 5 Tablet

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    D P M 10 Tablet

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    References

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    5. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Valotco® (diazepam)
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