If you are sensitive to or have ever had an allergic reaction to Valium, you should not take Valium.
Do not take Valium if you have the eye condition known as acute narrow-angle glaucoma.
Anxiety or tension related to everyday stress usually does not require treatment with such a powerful drug as Valium. Discuss your symptoms thoroughly with your doctor.
Valium should not be prescribed if you are being treated for mental disorders more serious than anxiety.