Benzodiazepines like flurazepam are administered by doctors to patients under the retail brand names Dalmadorm in South Africa.

Benzodiazepine are prescribed for the following medical circumstances:

  • Anxiety
  • Alcohol withdrawal
  • Inducing amnesia
Common names for Benzodiazepines include:

  • Dead Flower Powers
  • Footballs
  • Moggies
  • Robital

Prescription drugs such as Dalmadorm act on the nervous system produce sedative & muscle relaxation & reduced anxiety in diagnosed patients. Despite the many helpful employments of flurazepam it can lead to physical and psychological addiction conditions.

As much as two thousand different kinds of medications are labeled under benzodiazepines and are broken down into the following effect categories based on their effect.

Reasons why flurazepam is prescribed.

Alcohol withdrawal, benzodiazepine withdrawal, chronic myofascial pain, dysautonomia, hyperekplexia, lennox-gastaut syndrome, migraine prevention, night terrors, periodic limb movement disorder, seizure prevention, tardive dyskinesia.

Important information about Dalmadorm (flurazepam)

As flurazepam has a depressant effect it can should not be administered to people with breathing or respiratory problems, depression disorders, psychiatric conditions, porphyria, muscle disease, epilepsy, sleep apnoea, glaucomas, kidney or liver issues or drug / alcohol dependencies.

Flurazepam Addiction Treatment: Things Patients Should Know

Dalmadorm is prescription ONLY medication

  • When pregnant this medicine can cause birth problems or withdrawls in a newborn
  • This medication may be highly addictive and should only be used by the person for whom it was prescribed
  • Store the flurazepam meds in a safe and secure location where others cannot get to it
  • It is very risky to purchase flurazepam online
  • It can be very risky to use flurazepam if you have kidney and or liver disease (particularly alcoholic liver issues)

Seek medical advice from your doctor should you have any of the following:

  • Epilepsy or seizures
  • Liver or kidney disease (especially alcoholic liver disease)
  • Open-angle glaucoma
  • A history of suicidal thoughts or depression and – or suicide orientated behaviors
  • A standing history of substance abuse
  • Should you additionally take a opioid prescription medications.

While flurazepam may cause many unwanted side-effects although not everyone experiences them. Read more about prescription drug addiction here. If you need assistance with a over the counter medication addiction Relapse Prevention has a list of South Africa’s top alcoholic & drug treatment & rehab centres.