Active ingredients: Diazepam
Diazepam 5mg/ml Solution for Injection.
Solution for Injection.
Clear, colourless to pale yellow liquid.
Excipients – Contains Benzoic acid (E210) 1mg/ml, Ethanol 96% 100mg/ml, Sodium benzoate (E211) 49mg/ml, Benzyl alcohol 15mg/ml, Propylene glycol 400mg/ml and Sodium Content – 0.34mmol/ml.
For a full list of excipients, see section 6.1.
Diazepam is a psychotropic substance from the class of 1,4-benzodiazepines with marked properties of suppression of tension, agitation and anxiety as well as sedative and hypnotic effects. In addition, diazepam demonstrates muscle relaxant and anticonvulsive properties. It is used in the short-term treatment of anxiety and tension states, as a sedative and premedicant, in the control of muscle spasm and in the management of alcohol withdrawal symptoms.
Benzoic acid (E210)
Sodium benzoate (E211)
Water for Injections
Amber Type I PhEur glass ampoules (2ml or 4ml) packed in 10s in an outer printed carton.
Wockhardt UK Ltd, Ash Road North, Wrexham, LL13 9UF, UK
Date of first authorisation: 30/05/1985
Date of latest renewal: 09/03/2005