A 29-year-old female asked:
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i took .5mg ativan (lorazepam) at 1030am and another .5mg at 12pm...it's 10:37pm, can i have a small glass of wine?

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Dr. Kent Willyard
22 years experience Family Medicine
No.: You should not combine alcohol and other potentially sedating medications, such as benzodiazepines. The combination can cause respiratory depression and death.
Answered on Feb 26, 2017
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