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A 38-year-old male asked about a 66-year-old female:

my mom is prescribed 2mg of ativan (lorazepam) and vicodin es. how long should it be in between her taking the ativan (lorazepam) over the vicodin?

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Dr. Wojciech Zolcik
Psychiatry 29 years experience
Sedatives: They are never great to take together. They decrease your respirations and can lead to problems with breathing. If absolutely necessary separate them as far as possible.

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Last updated Dec 11, 2016

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