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I am suffering from severe anxiety before a surgery. Taking .5mg of Ativan (lorazepam) every 6 hours. It doesn't seem to be working. Can I take an extra .5mg?

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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Psychiatry

In brief: Maybe

Without knowing your medical condition, this can't be answered.
Call the doctor who prescribed Ativan (lorazepam) and ask him/her.

In brief: Maybe

Without knowing your medical condition, this can't be answered.
Call the doctor who prescribed Ativan (lorazepam) and ask him/her.
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