Midazolam is a benzodiazepine (ben-zoe-dye-AZE-eh-peen) sedative.

Midazolam is used to sedate a person who is having a minor surgery, dental work, or other medical procedure.

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  • Versed
  • Less common
    Anxiety
    chest pain or discomfort
    choking
    confusion
    difficult or troubled breathing
    drowsiness
    dry mouth
    fast heartbeat
    hyperventilation
    irregular heartbeats
    irregular, fast or slow, or shallow breathing
    irritability
    lightheadedness, dizziness, or fainting
    nausea
    nervousness
    noisy breathing
    pale or blue lips, fingernails, or skin
    restlessness
    shaking
    shortness of breath
    slow or irregular heartbeat
    tightness in the chest
    trouble sleeping
    unable to speak
    unusual tiredness
    weakness
    wheezing
    Rare
    Attack, assault, or force
    changes in patterns and rhythms of speech
    feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings
    headache
    lack or loss of self-control
    loss of balance
    mood swings
    noisy breathing
    not breathing
    restlessness
    seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there
    sensation of spinning
    shakiness and unsteady walk
    sleepiness
    slow to respond
    slurred speech
    trouble in speaking
    unconsciousness
    unsteadiness, trembling, or other problems with muscle control or coordination
    If any of the following symptoms of overdose occur while taking midazolam, get emergency help immediately:

    Symptoms of overdose
    Change in consciousness
    difficulty with coordination
    loss of consciousness
    sleepiness or unusual drowsiness
    Some of the side effects that can occur with midazolam may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:

    More common
    Vomiting
    Less common
    Rash
    Rare
    Blurred vision
    double vision
    gagging
    hiccups
    seeing double
    watering of mouth and drooling
  • (oral syrup, injectable solution, intravenous solution, compounding powder)