Drug interactions between Ativan and dexamethasone
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between Ativan and dexamethasone - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Ativan is in the following drug classes: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines, miscellaneous antiemetics.
- Ativan is used to treat the following conditions:
- Dexamethasone is a member of the drug class glucocorticoids.
- Dexamethasone is used to treat the following conditions:
- Addison's Disease
- Adrenal Insufficiency
- Adrenocortical Insufficiency
- Adrenogenital Syndrome
- Allergic Rhinitis
- Ankylosing Spondylitis
- Aphthous Ulcer
- Aspiration Pneumonia
- Asthma, acute
- Atopic Dermatitis
- Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
- Cerebral Edema
- Crohn's Disease, Acute
- Cushing's Syndrome
- Dermatitis Herpetiformis
- Epicondylitis, Tennis Elbow
- Evan's Syndrome
- Gouty Arthritis
- Hemolytic Anemia
- Hypercalcemia of Malignancy
- Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Inflammatory Conditions
- Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Loeffler's Syndrome
- Meningitis, Haemophilus influenzae
- Meningitis, Listeriosis
- Meningitis, Meningococcal
- Meningitis, Pneumococcal
- Mountain Sickness / Altitude Sickness
- Multiple Myeloma
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Mycosis Fungoides
- Nausea/Vomiting, Chemotherapy Induced
- Plaque Psoriasis
- Psoriatic Arthritis
- Pulmonary Tuberculosis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Seborrheic Dermatitis
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
- Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
- Transverse Myelitis
- Tuberculous Meningitis
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Uveitis, Posterior
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Ativan (lorazepam)
Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of LORazepam such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with LORazepam. Do not use more than the recommended dose of LORazepam, and avoid activities requiring mental alertness such as driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how the medication affects you. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.