Dormicum is a rapidly absorbed up-to date hypnotic of 3-4 hours’ duration of action physiologically influencing the phases of normal sleep. In the course of the examination of 26 patients, 21 found the hypnotic action of 7.5-mg or 15-mg Dormicum doses to be highly effective. The drug proved to be an effective hypnotic also in the group of patients above 60 years of age (14). It is of special importance in the everyday practice of a general practitioner that the intake of Dormicum in the evening did not influence the physical and mental activity of the patients the next day.
This medication is used in children before a procedure or anesthesia to cause drowsiness, decrease anxiety, and cause forgetfulness of the surgery or procedure. It should be used while the child is under the care of a health professional. It is not for home or long-term use.
Midazolam belongs to a class of medications called benzodiazepines, which produce a calming effect on the brain and nerves (central nervous system). It is thought to work by increasing the effect of a certain natural chemical (GABA) in the brain.
How to use Midazolam HCL;A healthcare professional will prepare and measure your dose. Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor. It is usually given as a single dose before a procedure or anesthesia.