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Milam 5mg by Indus Pharma x 1 Amp

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Midazolam B.P:

Dormicum is a short-acting drug in the benzodiazepine class developed by Hoffmann-La Roche in the 1970s. The drug is used for treatment of acute seizures, moderate to severe insomnia, and for inducing sedation and amnesia before medical procedures. It possesses profoundly potent anxiolytic, amnestic, hypnotic, anticonvulsant, skeletal muscle relaxant, and sedative properties. Midazolam has a fast recovery time and is the most commonly used benzodiazepine as a premedication for sedation; less commonly it is used for induction and maintenance of anesthesia. Flumazenil is a benzodiazepine antagonist drug that can be used to treat an overdose of midazolam as well as to reverse sedation. However, flumazenil can trigger seizures in mixed overdoses and in benzodiazepine dependent individuals so is not used in most cases.

Administration of midazolam by nose or the buccal route (absorption via the gums and cheek) as an alternative to rectally administered diazepam is becoming increasingly popular for the emergency treatment of seizures in children. Midazolam is also used for endoscopy procedural sedation and sedation in intensive care.The anterograde amnesia property of midazolam is useful for premedication before surgery to inhibit unpleasant memories. Midazolam, like many other benzodiazepines, has a rapid onset of action, high effectiveness and low toxicity level. Drawbacks of midazolam include drug interactions, tolerance, withdrawal syndrome as well as adverse events including cognitive impairment and sedation. Paradoxical effects occasionally occur and are most common in children, the elderly,[15] and particularly after intravenous administration


  • Short-term management of insomnia
  • Conscious/Procedural sedation prior to or during diagnostic, therapeutic or endoscopic procedures such as dentistry, upper gastrointestinal endoscopy, bronchoscopy, cystoscopy, coronary angiography and cardiac catheterization, oncology procedures, radiologic procedures, suture of lacerations etc. and surgery performed under local anesthesia, either alone or in combination with other CNS depressants
  • Premedication
  • Induction of general anesthesia
  • Sedation in intensive care
  • Sedation in general anesthesia
  • Status epilepticus.