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Can i take ativan (lorazepam) while taking nyquil?

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In brief: Dangerous

Ativan (lorazepam) is a sedative and nyquil contains alcohol, another sedative.
There could be a risk of overdose and death; some people are very sensitive to this combination.

In brief: Dangerous

Ativan (lorazepam) is a sedative and nyquil contains alcohol, another sedative.
There could be a risk of overdose and death; some people are very sensitive to this combination.
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Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry
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In brief: Ativan withNyquil

Using Ativan together with Nyquil may increase dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating.
Use of Alcohol can increase these symptoms. Discuss with Psychiatrist: •Diagnosis of Anxiety for which Ativan is needed •Stresses in life •Reasons for taking Nyquil and Duration •Side effects, Interactions of Nyquil and Ativan •Therapy for stresses in your life •Breathing Relaxation.

In brief: Ativan withNyquil

Using Ativan together with Nyquil may increase dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating.
Use of Alcohol can increase these symptoms. Discuss with Psychiatrist: •Diagnosis of Anxiety for which Ativan is needed •Stresses in life •Reasons for taking Nyquil and Duration •Side effects, Interactions of Nyquil and Ativan •Therapy for stresses in your life •Breathing Relaxation.
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