I've just explored the site a little more. I came across the epilepsy association medication list and found diazepam rectal gel listed but no intranasal midazolam?? I realise the majority of people here aren't Australians, so perhaps it's something not used often overseas
I still occasionally have a very large grand mal that requires medication to bring me around, but I was put onto using intranasal midazolam years ago
Prior to the midazolam all my partner could use during a large grand mal… read more
Without dragging myself from the bed I think the midazolam is 5mgs in 1ml. Isn't it difficult getting a dropper in your mouth when your seizing?
Thanks :) Your input really means a lot.
@A MyEpilepsyTeam Member, mine is also 5mgs per mL.
And I completely could not tell you. I am completely and utterly not here when I've had to use it. Someone has always given it to me. But no, I could not imagine giving it to myself.
I was on diazpam for a little while years ago. It stopped working for me and I had to switch to another. But it is legal here in the US.
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