Brand Name: . Valium . Generic Name:. Diazepam . Other Names:. . V's . Yellow V's . Blue V's . ID: 729726
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Names for Drug:
Generic Name: Diazepam Other Names: V's Yellow V's Blue V's Benzos Dead flower powers Downers Foofoo Sleep away
Class of Drug:
(which are depressants due to their impact on the CNS)
Usage: The recommendation time period is only a few weeks because individuals can become addicted/dependant upon the drug. In essence, Benzodiazepines work to calm the Central Nervous System and make it so that the individual’s system is less excitable to stimulus.The drugs in this classification are used for numerous purposes, some of which are; Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) InsomniaSeizuresAlcohol Withdrawal Panic AttacksSlide4
Effects of Diazepam on the Body:
Blue lips, fingernails, or skin
Dizziness Seizures Decreased muscle control or coordination Allergic Reaction: Itching, hives, breathing inhibition, swelling of: face, hands, mouth, throat. Minor Effects: Vision changes, nausea, vomiting, headache.These are only a majority of the side effects, more can occur.Slide5
Identification of Drug:
Strength: 2 mg, 5mg, or 10 mg
Color: White, Yellow or Blue
Shape: Round with V-shaped cutout Inscribed with: ROCHE ROCHE VALIUM (2, 5, or 10) Strength: 2 mg, 5mg, or 10mg.Color: Yellow, white, blue, orange, green.
Inscribed with: IVA, MYL, SCH, BAR, WAT and a number indicating its strength.Slide6
Taken orally (prescribed in this form)
Strengths: 2mg, 5mg, or 10mg of diazepam
Tablet form Prescription use onlyShort term use so an addiction does not form (very addictive)Slide7
Syringes, tin foil, and pill cutters are used to carry out illegal drug use.
Syringes can be used after some abusers of the drug dilute valium with water and inject the solution into their veins.
Others crush the pills into a powder and snort it. Chewing the pillsSmokingEffects of Abuse: AggressionAgitationMood alterationsComaDeath
Loss of memory
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