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1 mg lorazepam

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes and No: Lorazepam stays in your body for 24 hours, yet you may be fully alert. Adding alcohol on top of it may make you a bit more sleepy but you can have one ... Read More

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Dr. Scott Carollo
31 years experience Cardiology
Sedative: if you took this medication earlier today, it has left your system by now. Alcohol consumption should not be a problem for you at this time.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on event: Guess that would depend on how stressful the business event is, and what a person's underlying heart disease is. Haven't heard of one alcoholic drink ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
Intermediate-Fast: This is a common starting dose. Intended for short term use in immediate stressful situation. Onset w/in half hr. Peak by 1-1/2 hr. Clears system by ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Shiller
26 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: The combination of vicodin (narcotic pain med) and lorazepam (sedative hypnotic) will have additive effects of sedation and sleepiness. But if you're ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Nelson
33 years experience Family Medicine
No but...: you really shouldn't mix them. The combination with make you drunk very quickly and depress your breathing. It is very dangerous.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I would not: Peak plasma concentrations of Ativan (lorazepam) (oral) can be up to six hours. Ativan (lorazepam) can cause CNS depression when used w alcohol.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
24 years experience Anesthesiology
Could be: One-two times is unlikely addictive. Continuous daily use can turn into addiction.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
57 years experience Psychiatry
Yes & probably: Many pts who are anxious about flying take a minor tranquilizer to cut their fear--i'd recommend trying it out before the trip to see how it effects y ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See below: There is no dosing equivelancy for these medications. They are used for different reason and are not interchangeable.

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