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Can ativan (lorazepam) help with pulmonary hypertension?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Ativan (lorazepam)

For anxiety, yes, but for pulmonary hypertension per se, no.

In brief: Ativan (lorazepam)

For anxiety, yes, but for pulmonary hypertension per se, no.
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry
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In brief: Not usually

Ativan (lorazepam) is not a treatment for pulmonary hypertension, but may help anxiety that is present in the person who has it.
If your anxiety is chronic, it's not the best treatment. If that's your situation, ask your doctor for further help or referral to psychiatrist or psychotherapist.

In brief: Not usually

Ativan (lorazepam) is not a treatment for pulmonary hypertension, but may help anxiety that is present in the person who has it.
If your anxiety is chronic, it's not the best treatment. If that's your situation, ask your doctor for further help or referral to psychiatrist or psychotherapist.
Dr. Pamela Pappas
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