What is diazepam?
Diazepam is an benzodiazepine (ban-zoe-dye-aaZE-eh-peens). Diazepam affects chemical in the brain that may become unbalanced and cause anxiety.
Diazepam used to treat anxiety disorders, alcohol withdrawal symptoms, or muscle spasms. Diazepam is sometimes used with other medications to treat seizures.Diazepam may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.