Ativan vs Tranxene

Ativan
(Rx)
Tranxene
(Rx)
Ativan is a sleep medication and an anxiety medication (benzodiazepine).
Tranxene is an anxiety medication (benzodiazepine).
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
4.3
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.6
Concern level
1.2
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.6
Concern level
1.3
Approval Date
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September 30, 1977
June 23, 1972
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
235,796 Discussions
3,291 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Anxiety
#2 for Depression
#4 for Panic Attacks
#5 for Insomnia
#6 for Panic
#7 for Nausea
#8 for Seizures
#10 for Restlessness
#11 for Vomiting
#12 for Anxiety Attacks
#13 for Sedation
#14 for Sleep Disorders
#15 for Shaking
#16 for GAD
Ativan is prescribed for Anxiety and Panic Attacks and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that it is taken for Depression, Insomnia and Withdrawal Symptoms, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Anxiety
#2 for Seizures
#3 for GAD
#4 for Epilepsy
Tranxene is prescribed for Anxiety and Seizures and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Ati
Weakness
5
Weight Gain
4
Hallucinations
3
Weight Loss
2
Euphoria
2
Blurred Vision
1
Impotence
1
Blood Clots
1
Brain Damage
1
Vivid Dreams
1
Tra
Weight Gain
7
Weakness
7
Euphoria
4
Irritability
4
Psychosis
3
Weight Loss
2
Migraines
2
Allergy
2
Impotence
2
Exhaustion
2
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Ativan
Ati
Tranxene
Tra
Weakness
Ati
Tra
5
7
Weight Gain
Ati
Tra
4
7
Hallucinations
Ati
Tra
3
0
Weight Loss
Ati
Tra
2
2
Euphoria
Ati
Tra
2
4
Blurred Vision
Ati
Tra
1
0
Impotence
Ati
Tra
1
2
Blood Clots
Ati
Tra
1
0
Brain Damage
Ati
Tra
1
0
Vivid Dreams
Ati
Tra
1
0
Weight Gain
Tra
Ati
7
4
Weakness
Tra
Ati
7
5
Euphoria
Tra
Ati
4
2
Irritability
Tra
Ati
4
0
Psychosis
Tra
Ati
3
0
Weight Loss
Tra
Ati
2
2
Migraines
Tra
Ati
2
0
Allergy
Tra
Ati
2
0
Impotence
Tra
Ati
2
1
Exhaustion
Tra
Ati
2
0
Alcohol warning
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Alcohol consumption with this medication can increase sedation, confusion and may result in loss of conciousness (central nervous system depression). It may also disrupt psychomotor performance.
Alcohol consumption with this medication can increase sedation, confusion and may result in loss of conciousness (central nervous system depression). It may also disrupt psychomotor performance.
Method of use
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Injection, Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 0.5 mg, 1 mg, 2 mg
Solution: 2 mg/mL, 4 mg/mL
Syringe: 2 mg/mL, 4 mg/mL
No methods of use & dosage information found
Food Instructions
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Avoid alcohol with drug because it may increase CNS depressant effects (sedation, confusion ...etc.).
Avoid alcohol with drug because it may increase CNS depressant effects (sedation, confusion ...etc.).
Ingredients
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Lorazepam
Clorazepate Dipotassium
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Ativan and Tranxene: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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