How is ativan (lorazepam)?

Ativan Uses. Ativan is a Medication for Treatment of Anxiety. It relieves • excessive worrying • Mind racing • Difficulty in concentration • Irritability • Upsetness • Muscular tension It works better when is combined with Therapy.

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How is ativan (lorazepam) for anxiety? How effective is it?

Effective for acute. It is effective to abort acute attacks, but for long term treatment of anxiety disorder you may need daily maintainance meds.Discuss with your doctors. Read more...
Ativan effectiveness. For following symptoms of Anxiety, Ativan is effective: • excessive worrying • Mind racing • Difficulty in concentration • Irritability • Upsetness • Muscular tension • Physical symptoms due to Anxiety Dose, frequency and duration of Ativan should be monitored by the Psychiatrist. Read more...

How long does ativan (lorazepam) last if you took 2mg of it?

6-12 hours, depends. ...On body size, other medical conditions / other medications, any alcohol, etc. Read more...
Clinically it depend. Depends on whether you are used to taking it. If you are used to it you will continue to feels its effects for 6-8 hours. If you have never taken it before, you may feel for up to 16 hours. It takes about three days for it to leave your bloodstream. Lorazepam has all six benzodiazepine effects: anti-anxiety, anterograde amnesia, sedation/hypnosis, anticonvulsion, anti-vomiting, and muscle relaxation properties. Read more...

My boyfriend take 16mg of ativan (lorazepam). I wonder how long the ativan (lorazepam) will affect him?

High dose. This is a very high dose. Is it under the supervision of a doctor or is he abusing medication. If the latter, he is likely an addict and I suggest you discuss his situation with an addictionologist or go to Al Anon meetings. Read more...

How long till ativan (lorazepam) leaves the body for 2.5 weeks I've been taking anywhere from 1.5 mg to 1 and have not taken any since Wednesday?

Half-life. To be conservative always use the top end of half-life ranges. Ativan's is 20hrs to have only half your last dose in your system. So, after approx a day you'd have less than 1 mg in you. After 2 days, .5 -- 3 days, .25 -- 4 days, .125. It should be totally gone by a week. It may be less - but I'm being conservative. Best! Read more...