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What is lorazapan?

What is lorazapan?

Anti-Anxiety: Lorazepam is a medication in the benzodiazepine family that is commonly used to treat symptoms of anxiety. It is sometimes taken 2-3 times per day but should only be used as prescribed as it does have potential for habit forming behaviors (addiction). ...Read more

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Dr. James Hall
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Lorazepam (Definition)

A medication of some versatility, a benzodiazepam of brief duration, that can be employed to stop ongoing seizure activity, can be used to control anxiety, assist as a sleep aide, and employed by a ...Read more


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How can I stop lorazepam?

See your doctor: It may be neccesary for your doctor to gradually wean you off it. This is to avoid benzodiazepam withdrawal. He may also decide to put you alternative to treat your problem. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: lorazepam?

Please describe the medication: lorazepam?

Sedative/tranquilize: A medication of some versatility, a benzodiazepam of brief duration, that can be employed to stop ongoing seizure activity, can be used to control anxiety, assist as a sleep aide, and employed by a variety of physicians, . ...Read more

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Could lorazepam help me with presentations?

If you are asking: if you would be less anxious, yes. Whether you should use it depends on your medical status, medical history, and family medical history. Talk to your primary care physician about this. ...Read more

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How long will lorazepam stay in your system?

How long will lorazepam stay in your system?

70 hours : Half life of Lorazepam is 14 hours. Five half-lives to clear. Figure about 70 hours to clear from your system. ...Read more

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How long does lorazepam stay in your system?

How long does lorazepam stay in your system?

72 hours: The half life is 12 hours. It should be fully out of your system in 72 hours. ...Read more

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What are effects of lorazepam 20mg upon the body?

What are effects of lorazepam 20mg  upon the body?

Not good: this is a very high dose. discuss this with your physician. will enhance side effects of the medications. can cause altered mental status or confusion, sedation, respiratory depression, even death. ...Read more

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How can you stop taking lorazepam after 2.5 months?

How can you stop taking lorazepam after 2.5 months?

Ativan (lorazepam): Gradual tapering over weeks, depending on the current dose & how long u have been on it. Your doctor is the best to consult. ...Read more

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Is it ok to stop lorazepam after taking it for a week?

Is it ok to stop lorazepam after taking it for a week?

Talk w/your doctor: This depends on why it was prescribed to you, and at what dose, etc. Please speak with the doctor who prescribed you the medicine to make sure about your particular case. ...Read more

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Can i take lorazepam with tempazepam at the same time?

Can i take lorazepam with tempazepam at the same time?

Yes but....: It depends on why you are taking it this way and the doses that you are using. Such meds should be used only when prescribed and monitored by your md. An over dose of this combo can be fatal. ...Read more