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Lorazepam (initially marketed under the brand names Ativan and Temesta) is a high-potency short-to-intermediate-acting 3-h...Read on Wikipedia
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Ativan for Anxiety
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Ativan and Sundowning
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working. Nurse gave him an Ativan before she left,...
" ...RN said today that his sundowning could not be helped with Seroquel or his sleeping pills. Only an anti-anxiety pill. He takes the others and it's pretty darned obvious they weren't working.... "
Haldol she experienced intense sundowning symtpoms. Once we...
" ...was on Haldol she experienced intense sundowning symtpoms. Once we took her ...up for the most part. Ativan can definitely help with this, but it can also snow you, so I would try to get off of the... "
little effect with his sundowning, so was hoping that this...
" I wonder if the Ativan described above is the drug called Avanza over here ...rather than helping. He was taking Lexapro with little effect with his sundowning, so was hoping that this... "
work as well on his sundowning behaviors, which is when he...
" ...that Seraquel would not work as well on his sundowning behaviors, which is when he was getting riled up ...tomorrow. I've still got some ativan if needed! Hopefully this all... "
he is increasing her Sundowning symptoms though, s...
" Quietapine does work well. Atavan does too, but she is only given that at ...in assisted living, which is such a blessing. She is increasing her Sundowning symptoms though, so we might have to have the... "
h had done very little sundowning...mostly because he has...
" ...of it. Also, my dh had done very little sundowning...mostly because he has been sleeping ...few times he did...I gave him one half of an ativan...and it calmed him right down and of course made... "
o sleep. Lately his sundowning has gotten unmanageable, an...
" ...(15 mg), and 2 mg. Ativan. Sometimes that was enouig. When ...an aditional Vicodin and 1 Ativan--at least 1.5 hours after the ...him get to sleep. Lately his sundowning has gotten unmanageable, and... "
Hi Lori, Bill had problems with sundowning, but not as bad a...
" Hi Lori, Bill had problems with sundowning, but not as bad a ...took regularly with 1mg of ativan when the seroquel didn't work. ...function the next day. His sundowning didn't last more than about... "
He is allergic to Ativan and is also on trazodone...
" ...risk and hardly sleeps. The sundowning is really bad even on ...with medication. He is allergic to Ativan and is also on trazodone ...not doing much either. Usually sundowning happens in the evening but... "
to calm her through the sundowning, she sleeps better,...
" RW, my Mom has been on Seroquel for almost two years. ...It helps to calm her through the sundowning, she sleeps better, and makes ...as they are with the Ativan. While the increased risks are... "
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