Review: how effective is Valium for Stress and anxiety?
(By eHealthMe on Apr, 16, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.4/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Valium (diazepam) is for Stress and anxiety. The study is based on 418 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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On Apr, 16, 2014: 418 people are studied for taking Valium in Stress and anxiety
Valium effectiveness for Stress and anxiety (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Valium for Stress and anxiety * :
|Stress and anxiety||60.29%||39.71% |
Age of people who take Valium for Stress and anxiety * :
|Stress and anxiety||0.24%||0.00%||3.11%||19.38%||24.64%||22.25%||15.79%||14.59% |
Who find Valium more effective for Stress and anxiety?
Gender of people who find Valium more effective * :
|Stress and anxiety||56.36%||43.64% |
Age of people who find Valium more effective * :
|Stress and anxiety||0.00%||0.00%||2.42%||20.61%||20.00%||21.82%||20.00%||15.15% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Related topic: Valium, Stress and anxiety
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From this study (2 weeks ago):
When my father passed away I was prescribed Diazepam which helped with anxiety. I had also lost my appetite and thanks to Diazepam I take 2mg 15 minutes before dinner and can always eat and finish my food. If I stopped taking Diazepam I would probably not be able to eat as much. I've been on Diazepam 4 years.
From this study (2 months ago):
Never a clot but newly prescribed medicine Pristiq and I have Factor V, Type 1 Diabetes, high cholesterol and use a fentanyl patch and these were all warnings on Pristiq. I take wellbutrin 300 and Zoloft and Prozac didn't work.
I see an endocrinologist, neurologist, family practice, pain management. My depression is because of pain. I've only been to one pain doctor and I must have a tolerance to opiates. I've tried oxycodone 15mg x many, dilaudid 8 mg x many, morphine 30 x many, Opana Er x many. Not all at once and always take prescribed amount but it never works. Been prescribed the same garbage for 6 years and have had pain epidurals and radio frequency ablations. Was pretty exited about laser surgery and then I was told they don't take my insurance when I have a BCBS PPO
I'm afraid doctors like me psychiatrist don't look atoll my medical history before prescribing things like Pristiq.
From this study (2 months ago):
I'm Agoraphobic and don't leave my house so unable to attend GP or local hospital to have this investigated.
I'm morbidly obese - due to combination of drugs listed above and which have known side effects of weight gain (not due to diet) I don't eat fried food or red meat and eat plenty of fresh fruit.
I'm panic-stricken this might be Paget's disease of the breast. I've been trying to research via the Internet but my symptoms don't seem to fit anything - not Dermatitis, Psoriasis, Eczema, Rash, but has similarities to Paget's. I can't find any sign of a lump in either breast but don't know what this redness and 'spreading' of it is on my left nipple and areola.
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