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Was given Ativan (lorazepam) for anxiety 1/2 of 1mg really concerned won how this will make me feel?

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Dr. Patricia Foster
Psychiatry
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In brief: Ativan (lorazepam)

Try taking Ativan (lorazepam) pill at bedtime so you can sleep if it causes drowsiness.
The dose is fairly low so you should be fine. Best to talk with prescribing doctor for guidance. Take care.

In brief: Ativan (lorazepam)

Try taking Ativan (lorazepam) pill at bedtime so you can sleep if it causes drowsiness.
The dose is fairly low so you should be fine. Best to talk with prescribing doctor for guidance. Take care.
Dr. Patricia Foster
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Dr. David Leszkowitz
poor drug for anxiety risk dependence after 30-90 days especially if used for sleep best if used for acute situation for shot term with ssri/snri with therepy
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