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Lorazepam 1 mg vs xanax

A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
Addiction Medicine 39 years experience
Xanax (alprazolam): Lorazepam is similar to Xanax (alprazolam) in that it has a short half life which means it seems to work faster but doesn't last as long, This make... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elena Padrell
Psychiatry 41 years experience
No need to wait.: The change has been likely done because Xanax (alprazolam) 1mg qD wasn't covering your daily anxiety symptoms, .Is that right? My concern is that lo... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Xanax (alprazolam): Xanax (alprazolam) is longer-acting than ativan. Should be safe if monitored & advised by your prescribing doctor.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Beverly Dexter
Clinical Psychology 26 years experience
Xanax (alprazolam) and Ativan: Xanax (generic name alprazolam) and Ativan (generic name lorazepam) are both benzodiazepines, fast acting anti-anxiety meds. Although both are effecti... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Xanax (alprazolam): Xanax (alprazolam) is longer-acting benzodiazepine than lorazepam, more potent for panic attacks, more sedating.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Xanax (alprazolam): Lorazepam is shorter acting than xanax (alprazolam). Switch is ok if advised by your doctor.
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
A Verified Doctoranswered
41 years experience
Yes: It will pay for the 0.5 mg Alprazolam and the 0.5 mg Lorazepam since the beginning of 2013. Best wishes.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
A Verified Doctoranswered
41 years experience
Inderall: Many people do well for performance anxiety with inderal (propranolol). Discuss it with your doctor.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olukayode Awosika
Psychiatry 31 years experience
Benzos in pregnancy?: Ativan and xanax (alprazolam) were given a pregnancy category d rating because of problems in animal studies. These studies suggested that they may in... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Smith
Psychiatry 41 years experience
Unclear: Most medications tend to deteriorate over time simply because they are to some degree chemically unstable. The longer the time, the more they have det... Read More
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