What kind of pill is blue round has a v on one side and 2684 on the other side

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A round blue pill with the imprint 2684 on the front, and V on the back of it is 10mg of Diazepam (made by Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc).

Diazepam is a benzodiazepine anticonvulsant that is used to treat muscle spasm, light sedation, anxiety, alcohol withdrawal, and night terrors, among other illnesses.

This drug is sold under brand names such as:

  • • Diastat
  • • Diastat AcuDial
  • • Diastat Pediatric
  • • Diazepam Intensol
  • • Valium
  • • Valrelease

Abuse of this drug may lead to psychological or physical dependence.

This prescription-only medication is not proven to be a risk to an unborn fetus, but should be used only under a doctor's supervision.

Everyday Health provides information on Diazepam Side Effects, Dosage, and Interactions, and Addiction Hope offers information and tips on Valium Abuse Causes, Statistics, Addiction Signs, Symptoms & Side Effects.

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Updated on Friday, November 21 2014 at 04:38PM EST