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Is Ativan milder than Xanax? Does anyone know?

Posted 5 Oct 2012 34 answers

I am currently taking the low dose xanax as needed & I have taken it for a number of years. I noticed that the xanax sometimes make me sleepy & all I want to do is cut my anxiety & not get sleepy or lower my energy level! Does anyone take ativan & use to take xanax? Or has anyone ...

Anxiety - Properly tapering off Ativan?

Posted 10 Mar 2012 25 answers

Hi everyone So glad to have found this place. I have suffered from severe anxiety, panic attacks, OCD, stress-intolerance, Agoraphobia and a few other anxiety-related disorders for about 12 years now. I've also been taking Ativan (1mg) for the last 4 years and was splitting my pills in half. ...

What is the strenth of Ativan 1mg compared to 1 mg of Xanax?

Posted 14 Jan 2012 2 answers

My doc. switched me from 1mg Alprazolam=Xanax to 1mg lorazepam=Ativan ? How much difference is there in strength ??? Ddog12.>>

How long does ativan stay in your body & show up in a urine test?

Posted 24 Dec 2010 5 answers

i want to take 6mg today, but i could get piss tested on monday.

Can I take more than 1 Ativan for anxiety?

Posted 29 Jul 2013 5 answers

My Dr prescribed 1 mg of Lorazepam to help me on an upcoming flight from Atlanta to London (in 5 days). I have taken Xanax in the past, but never Lorazepam. I tried it last Sunday night at bedtime (a week ago), and within the hour, I was out like a light. I didn't wake up during the night like ...

How long are the effects of 1 MG Ativan?

Posted 7 Jan 2013 1 answer

I took 1 mg of Ativan Sunday at noon after taking 2 mg of Ativan the night before for an anxiety attack. I am going to be seeing my girlfriend for the first time in a month on Wednesday but no sexual happenings will probably occur till Thursday. I am concerned about possible impotence but I am ...

Can you be prescribed Ativan and Xanax together? Do they have a different action ?

Posted 28 Jan 2011 10 answers

I was prescribed both but I thought they were for the same purpose - anxiety. Should I take both at different times?

How much Ativan (lorazepam) can be fatal? My friend is on it and I'm worried?

Posted 17 May 2011 3 answers

She is 23 and she has been through prior opiate addictions and I worry because she seems depressed.

Anyone having trouble switching generic Ativan (lorazepam)?

Posted 30 May 2013 19 answers

Have been taking one half of a 0.5mg lorazepam for years. Lately the Sandoz brand. My pharmacy can no longer get that brand (not sure if Sandoz still makes it). I was given Watson instead. It gave me bad heartburn and when it finally kicked in it felt so strong I was unable to stand up. I asked for ...

What is the usual dosage of Ativan?

Posted 26 Dec 2004 7 answers

what is a normal dosage of ativan? 8mg? or would 8mg put me out?

Is it possible to overdose on ativan?

Posted 8 Apr 2010 2 answers

I am scheduled to take 1mg 3 times a day and then 2 mg at bedtime. Is that too much?

Whats the difference between ativan and valium?

Posted 17 Oct 2013 3 answers

Can Ativan and tramadol be taken together?

Posted 16 Mar 2017 1 answer

Does Adderall XR and Ativan cancel each other out?

Posted 21 Jan 2013 4 answers

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