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Is it advisable to take an ativan (lorazepam) with a cup of chamomile tea?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
I believe no: Ativan, (lorazepam) is a highly potent drug, one of its uses is as an anti-anxiety medication. Chamomile can also be used in this matter. Both the medication and the herb have drowsiness as a side effect. You’re best to avoid taking both of them in the same time.

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A 28-year-old male asked:

Can I take .5mg of Ativan (lorazepam) after drinking chamomile tea?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Yes: These will not cross react. You can take them both at the same time.

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