Diazepam 30 x 10mg Bensedin is a prescription drug prescribe to treat symptoms of anxiety disorders. It is used to treat anxiety, acute alcohol withdrawal and seizures. It is also used to relieve muscle spasms and to provide sedation before medical procedures.
Diazepam is a benzodiazepine which affects chemicals in the brain and nerves (central nervous system) to produce a calming effect. This calming effect is helpful in a variety of conditions which can be caused by anxiety, such as panic attacks, agitation and difficulties sleeping.
Diazepam works by enhancing the effects of a certain natural chemical in the body, Gamma Aminobutyric Acid (GABA). It may increase the risk of habit forming tendency if taken for a long duration or at larger doses.
Diazepam should not stop abruptly on taking this medicine, as it may cause withdrawal symptoms like convulsions, behavioral disorder, anxiety and tremor.