lorazepam vs diazepam status epilepticus rating
4-5 stars based on 116 reviews
Abstract. Background: Previous trials have suggested lorazepam may be superior to diazepam as first‐line treatment of convulsive status epilepticus (CSE), with Abstract Investigators at the Division of Emergency Medicine, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC, and ten additional US centers in the Pediatric ... Status epilepticus is associated with a high mortality rate that is largely contingent on the duration of the condition before initial ... DIAZEPAM VS. LORAZEPAM. 1. Pediatr Neurol. 1988 Nov-Dec;4(6):358-61. Lorazepam versus diazepam for the treatment of status epilepticus. Giang DW(1), McBride MC. Author information ... In the April 23rd issue of the journal JAMA, Doctors Chamberlain and others in the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network, otherwise known as PECARN ... Results of a controlled trial do not support the superiority of lorazepam over diazepam as a first-line agent for pediatric status epilepticus. Which is better for Status Epilepticus: Lorazepam or Valium? More patient posts reported that Valium helped them when used for Status Epilepticus

Results . Of the 205 patients enrolled taking valium and adderall together 66 received lorazepam, 68 received diazepam, and 71 received placebo. Status epilepticus had been terminated on arrival at the ... Which is better for Status Epilepticus: Ativan or Valium? More patient posts reported that Ativan helped them when used for Status Epilepticus Lorazepam was compared with diazepam as first-line treatment for convulsive status epilepticus (CSE). The dose of lorazepam was 4 mg intravenously (i.v.), repeated up ...