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Ativan (Lorazepam) Drug Information Warnings and Precautions

11/20/2014
04:23 | Author: Christina Harris

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Ativan (Lorazepam) Drug Information Warnings and Precautions

Learn about warnings and precautions for the drug Ativan (Lorazepam). Withdrawal symptoms (e.g. rebound insomnia) can appear following cessation of.

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Dosage for patients with severe hepatic insufficiency should be adjusted carefully according to patient response; lower doses may be sufficient in such patients.

Lorazepam may have abuse potential, especially in patients with a history of drug and/or alcohol abuse.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

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There is evidence that tolerance develops to the sedative effects of benzodiazepines.

rebound insomnia ) can appear following cessation of recommended doses after as little as one week of therapy.

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Lorazepam withdrawal - How long??

11/19/2014
02:14 | Author: Devin Garcia

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Lorazepam withdrawal - How long??

I am having full blown withdrawal from Lorazepam.. Lisa-Marie.. having used ativan for 1 1/2 years your w/d symptoms will OBVIOUSLY be.

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Benzodiazepine, Benzo - Addiction, Withdrawal, Recovery

9/18/2014
12:29 | Author: Christina Harris

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Benzodiazepine, Benzo - Addiction, Withdrawal, Recovery

Although the story is about Ativan, I have heard similar stories about all tranquilizers. Whenever she tried to slow down, her withdrawal symptoms forced her to.

In the beginning the help you relax and fall asleep. The longer you use tranquilizers and sleeping pills the more anxious you become. But after a few months they have the opposite effect.( 1 ).

Some of the symptoms of tranquilizer post-acute withdrawal are:

But her boss said that the company was restructuring and Cheryl's job might be on the line. Then one day, her boss told her that she had to take on more responsibilities at work. But she persisted. Cheryl tried to explain that she was going through a difficult time and that she wasn't sure she could take on more stress right now.

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Ativan Abuse Addiction Causes, Symptoms Side Effects

7/17/2014
02:48 | Author: Caitlin White

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Ativan Abuse Addiction Causes, Symptoms Side Effects

Read about the prevailing ativan addiction side effects, warning signs, symptoms & withdrawal from ativan abuse. Mount Regis Center.

Genetic : Individuals who have family members who struggle with addiction problems -especially if they are first degree relatives, such as a parent – are twice as likely to develop an addiction to Ativan.

Long-term usage of Ativan include tolerance, dependence, addiction, benzodiazepine withdrawal syndrome, cognitive impairments (that may not be reversible after usage is discontinued), which is why it is only recommended for treatment for two to four weeks. Some individuals pair Ativan with alcohol to intensify the relaxation effects of the drug, which can lead to harmful consequences such as respiratory depression.

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Coping With Ativan Withdrawals - Futures of Palm Beach

5/16/2014
04:45 | Author: Kate Thompson

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Coping With Ativan Withdrawals - Futures of Palm Beach

Doctors recommend a tapering off of Ativan use, or a schedule of gradually lower doses to help ease withdrawal symptoms.

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Of the 50 patients studied, approximay one-third were free of withdrawal symptoms while at least one-half of the remaining participants needed to seek treatment for depression. Not only that, but chronic use of Ativan was linked to higher rates of morbidity among patients. But, as the researchers found, Ativan users can experience these symptoms for years following the end of use. Twenty percent experienced Ativan overdoses, while 12 patients required gastrointestinal or neurological treatment.

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