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Synonyms for diazepam

a tranquilizer (trade name Valium) used to relieve anxiety and relax muscles


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Comparative study of use of Diastat versus standard wall PTFE grafts in upper arm hemodialysis access.
Diastat (diazepam rectal gel) also can be prescribed to prevent protracted seizures.
2 Plus and G7 (Tosoh); A1cNow (Metrika); D-10, DiaSTAT, and VARIANT II (Bio-Rad Laboratories); Dimension RxL (Dade Behring); HA8160 Hb[A.
127 Valeant Diastat Acudial 00187065820 $47,064,083
In all, we evaluated seven solid-phase EIAs [Quanta Lite ANA ELISA (INOVA Diagnostics), Diastat ANA ELISA (Shield Diagnostics), Bindazyme ANA Screen (The Binding Site), Microplate Autoimmune ANA Screen (Bio-Rad Laboratories), Relisa ANA (hninunoConcepts), VarElisa ANA Rheuma (Pharmacia Diagnostics), and UniCap Symphony combined with UniCap dsDNA (Pharmacia Diagnostics)] and an IFA assay using HEp-2 cell slides (ImmunoConcepts) as diagnostic screening tools in the detection of ANAs (autoantibodies) in inflammatory rheumatic diseases.
The company faces major challenges with its neurology product Diastat and HIV drug ribavirin exposed to generic competition.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals markets the product Diastat AcuDial.
Some of the prescription drug Diastat (diazepam) can be kept at school.
Three products are in late-stage development for the at-home management of acute seizures, a market dominated by Diastat (diazepam rectal gel, Valeant).
Valeant's product, DIASTAT AcuDial, is the first and only FDA-approved, acute at-home medication for patients two years and older on stable antiepileptic medications (AEDs) who experience bouts of increased seizure activity, sometimes called serial or cluster seizures or breakthrough seizures.
Diastat (Drew) is the principle competitor for the DCA 2000.
In 20 consecutive blood samples from patients with known chronic lymphocytic leukemia, a total leukocyte count and a differential were done in a Coulter Counter STKS, and glycohemoglobin was measured simultaneously in the Abbott IMx (ion capture technology, fluorescence quenching), the Bayer DCA 2000 (immunologic latex agglutination), and the Bio-Rad DiaSTAT (low pressure liquid chromatography).
Efudex, Cesamet, Diastat AcuDial, Kinerase, Mestinon, Zelapar, Migranal, Bedoyecta, Dermatix and Bisocard are trademarks or registered trademarks of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International or its related companies.
Diastat is a completely safe and effective treatment, even when administered by caregivers without specialized medical knowledge.