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Lorazepam

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/ 55,634 posts
Other Names: Ativan

Valium

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/ 293,628 posts
Other Names: Diazepam   Mogadon   Diastat   Valrelease   Antenex
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 55,634 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 293,628 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
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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By NightDiver
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May I ask how old you are? I'm a 50 year old female, and my acne sounds like the exact same kind as yours. Considering Accutane again, since I'm just fed up and can't tolerate Spiro. First course, when I was 25, put me in remission for over 15 years. Thanks!
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What patients are saying about Lorazepam vs. Valium

4,194 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
had to reinstate at .5mg 3x's per day. This was not working...
...mom took lorazepam prn and after a month of w/d, she had to reinstate at .5mg 3x's per day. This was not working for her because ...next dose. I had switch to valium and it worked so much better...
didn't work for me. The Valium family have absolutely...
...didn't work for me. The Valium family have absolutely no effect on me. My doctor prescribes...
a lot since switching from Lorazapam to Valium. I slept...
...since switching from Lorazapam to Valium. I slept most of Sunday and Monday. It is great. I just don't know if it means my mind is healing or the valium makes me more drowsy. Also anxiety and...
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 for her blood levels of valium to work up to where ...not equal to 1.5mg lorazepam, but she was only on that dose of lorazepam for a f...
very itchy in the past I took lorazapam, sister drug to...
...you leg getts better. I was very itchy in the past I took lorazapam, sister drug to valium and it got rid of my hives. I was lucky on the tx as i never had any itchy ness from the Riba....
lorazepam w/d's are over and I have been tapering her daily....
...u would post soon. I think the worst of my mom's underlying lorazepam w/d's are over and I have been tapering her daily. This daily tapering seems ...The longer acting valium helped my mom alot....
it right there. lorazepam sucks, valium sucks, and xanax...
...end it right there. lorazepam sucks, valium sucks, and xanax is...
level. When my mom first withdrew from lorazepam, it took...
...been doing a slow daily valium taper that is working well. I cut her dose .02mg per day. Have u found a dr willing to let u switch over to valium, yet? It ...When my mom first withdrew from lora...
Lorazepam which didn't help my panic attacks one bit....
...for benzo's because 20mg Valium didn't do much for me either. I'm hoping Clonazepam is ...the fact being prescribed Lorazepam which didn't help my panic attacks
its called Lorazapam and it helps me alot. Especially with...
...know first hand. I have valium too well its called Lorazapam and it helps me alot. Especially with ...Nefedipine cream and I had a shot of Botox and it has made a world of difference. Maybe you ...
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