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Are there any side effects of diazepam injection?

All medicines are capable of producing side effects, and Diazepam injection is no exception. Possible side effects include sleepiness, fatigue, unsteadiness, problems with the injection site, confusion, dizziness, depression, headache, lethargy, slurred speech, fainting, trembling, trouble speaking, hiccups, constipation, nausea, changes in salivation, changes in libido, incontinence, inability to urinate, slow heartbeat, lowered blood pressure, vision changes and other eye problems, rashes, hives, and yellowing of the skin or eyes. Some people may have unexpected side effects such as anxiety, excitability, muscle spasms, sleeplessness, or rage. Be sure to check in with your healthcare provider regarding any diazepam injection side effects.

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