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For most people with symptoms of alcohol withdrawal, the suggested starting dose of Valium is 10 mg three or four times during the first 24 hours. For anxiety treatment, the recommended dose is 2 to 10 mg two to four times daily. Children six months of age and older are often prescribed a dose of 1 to 2.5 mg three or four times daily. For Valium to work properly, you must follow your healthcare provider's dosing instructions.
An Introduction to Dosing With ValiumThe dose of Valium® (diazepam) your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
- The medical condition being treated
- Your age
- Other medications you may be taking
- Other medical conditions you may have.
As always, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.