Anxiety ICD11 code: MB62
Oral > Solid: 5 mg (scored) ; 2 mg (scored)
EML status history
Adolescents and adults
Medicines within the same pharmacological class can be used
Therapeutic equivalence limitations
Any long-acting benzodiazepine (half-life> 12 hours) can be used
Patents have expired in most jurisdictions
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Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
The EMLc Subcommittee considered the need for medicines for the management of generalized anxiety and sleep disorders in children and decided that this section should be reviewed. No medicines were added to the EMLc at this time for the treatment of anxiety disorders.