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midazolam injection, USP WITH BENZYL ALCOHOL

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WARNINGS

Personnel and Equipment for Monitoring and Resuscitation

Adults and Pediatrics

Intravenous...

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INDICATIONS AND USAGE

Midazolam injection is indicated:

  • intramuscularly or intravenously for preoperative sedation/anxiolysis/amnesia;
  • intravenously as an agent for sedation/anxiolysis/amnesia...
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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

NOTE: CONTAINS BENZYL ALCOHOL (see

Monitoring

Patient response to sedative agents, and resultant respiratory status, is variable....

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CONTRAINDICATIONS

Injectable midazolam is contraindicated in patients with a known hypersensitivity to the drug. Benzodiazepines are contraindicated in patients with acute narrow-angle glaucoma. Benzodiazepines may be used...

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WARNINGS

Personnel and Equipment for Monitoring and Resuscitation

Prior to the intravenous administration of midazolam in any dose, the immediate availability of...

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ADVERSE REACTIONS

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Adults

The following additional adverse reactions were reported after intramuscular administration:

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DRUG ABUSE AND DEPENDENCE

Midazolam Injection contains midazolam a Schedule IV control substance.

Midazolam was actively self-administered in primate models used to assess the positive reinforcing effects of...

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OVERDOSAGE

Symptoms

The manifestations of midazolam overdosage reported are similar to those observed with other benzodiazepines, including sedation, somnolence,...

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DESCRIPTION

Midazolam hydrochloride injection is a water-soluble benzodiazepine available as a sterile, nonpyrogenic parenteral dosage form for intravenous or intramuscular injection. Each mL contains midazolam hydrochloride...

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CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY

Pharmacodynamics

Midazolam is a short-acting benzodiazepine central nervous system (CNS) depressant.

The effects of midazolam on the CNS...

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ANIMAL TOXICOLOGY AND/OR PHARMACOLOGY

Published studies in animals demonstrate that the use of anesthetic agents during the period of rapid brain growth or synaptogenesis results in widespread neuronal and oligodendrocyte...

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HOW SUPPLIED

Package configurations containing midazolam hydrochloride equivalent to 1 mg midazolam/mL:

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CIV

Rx only

For intravenous or intramuscular use.

NOT FOR USE...

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