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Lorazepam

Rx
/ 58,570 posts
Other Names: Ativan   Lorazepam Intensol

Valium

Rx
/ 329,782 posts
Other Names: Diazepam   Mogadon   Valrelease   Diastat   Antenex
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 58,570 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 329,782 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Lorazepam (initially marketed under the brand names Ativan and Temesta) is a high-potency short-to-intermediate-acting 3-hydroxy benzodiazepine drug that has all five intrinsic benzodiazepine effects: anxiolytic, anterograde amnesia, sedative... Read more on Wikipedia
Diazepam , first marketed as Valium by Hoffmann-La Roche is a benzodiazepine drug. Diazepam is also marketed in Australia as Antenex. It is commonly used for treating anxiety, insomnia, seizures including status epilepticus, muscle spasms (such as... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Lorazepam vs. Valium

5,135 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
but she was only on that dose of lorazepam for a few...
...a switch from 1.5mg lorazepam to 6mg valium. It took a week ...her blood levels of valium to work up to where she ...1.5mg lorazepam, but she was only on that dose of lorazepam for a few days...
switching to valium from lorazepam until her blood...
...Be aware that when switching to valium, it takes at least a ...have a problem with valium, but I saw my ...trouble completely switching to valium from lorazepam until her ...
benzo on 12/15/11. I did a Valium crossover from lorazepam
...on 12/15/11. I did a Valium crossover from lorazepam...
that 1mg Lorazepam equates (approximately) to 10mg Valium
...I understand correctly that 1mg Lorazepam equates (approximately) to 10mg Valium...
I said even Valium or klons to lorazepam will be a little...
...see anyone looking for Ativan (lorazepam) on these posts?? No cuz ...but like I said even Valium or klons to lorazepam will be a little diffficult, ...it up and taper Ativan (lorazepa...
Lorazepam is = to 5mg Valium. If you crossed over from...
...is = to 5mg Valium. If you crossed over from 0.5 Lorazepam, you have made a cut of 3/5th of your Lorazepam dose. That's over 50%.  Also, daytime drowsiness at the 10mg Valium level and less...
less than 10mg Valium to 1ml Lorazepam to feel OK. After...
...also consider substitution for less Valium if you find that you need less than 10mg Valium to 1ml Lorazepam to feel OK. After all, the more Valium you take, the longer your taper off Valium...
doc changed me to lorazipam which is like valium and that...
...valium and that works REALLY well... but I save those for really tough nights.  Most nights I just take two maximum strength unisom and I fall asleep quite well.   Without at least the unisom,...
the Lorazepam in one night to switch to the Valium? You may...
...therapeutic dose of 1.0mg of Lorazepam is 10mg of Valium. Dr. ...crossover as it takes the Valium a few days ...dr. suggest dropping the Lorazepam in one night to switch to the Valium? You m...
i am going to try lorazepam (same family as valium) which...
...and pray constantly to God for healings. I cried a lot coz of the pain and then calm down. MIke, i am going to try lorazepam (same family as valium) which i have on hand right now. Thank you...
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