Diazepam can increase the risk of serious or life-threatening breathing problems, sedation, or coma if used with certain medications.
How does Diazepam make you feel?
Diazepam belongs to a group of medicines called benzodiazepines. It works by increasing levels of a calming chemical in your brain. Depending on your health, this can tire you, relieve anxiety, stop seizures, or relax tense muscles.
Is Diazepam also known as Xanax?
Valium and Xanax are two types of anti-anxiety drugs. Both are classified as benzodiazepines, a specific class of drugs commonly prescribed to help relieve anxiety. Valium is a brand name for Diaze, while Xanax is a brand name for alprazolam. Both drugs act as minor tranquilizers.