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Fentanyl vs Lorazepam

Fentanyl
VS.
Lorazepam
Other name: Duragesic Duragesic
Other name: Ativan Ativan
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
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1.7
Concern level
3.0
Helpfulness
for Sedation
3.0
Concern level
2.6
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Method of use:
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Fentanyl (also known as fentanil, brand names Sublimaze, Actiq, Durogesic, Fentora, Onsolis, Instanyl, Abstral, and others) is a potent synthetic narcotic analgesic with a rapid onset and short duration of action. It is a strong agonist at the mu o...
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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...
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Withdrawal
10
Addiction
7
Nausea
3
Euphoria
3
Vomiting
2
Itching
1
Numbness
1
Dizzy
1
Arthritis
1
RLS
1
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Weight Gain
1
Irritability
1
Psychotic
1
Hallucinations
1
Paranoia
1
Exhausted
1
Allergies
1
Migraines
1
Sweating
1
Suicidal
1
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About Fentanyl
Fentanyl (also known as fentanil, brand names Sublimaze, Actiq, Durogesic, Fentora, Onsolis, Instanyl, Abstral, and others) is a potent synthetic narcotic analgesic with a rapid onset and short duration of action. It is a strong agonist at the mu o...
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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...
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" ...medication was used for Fibromyalgia which I suffer from for years now, until I started ...way, for Fibromyalgia, I take Tramodol and use Fentanyl patches. For my insomnia I take a mg of Lorazepam and... "

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I take a mg of Lorazepam and all these work fairly well. I...
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" ...medication was used for Fibromyalgia which I suffer from for years now, until I started ...way, for Fibromyalgia, I take Tramodol and use Fentanyl patches. For my insomnia I take a mg of Lorazepam and... "

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once and for some reason they changed it over to lorazepam...
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" Hi guys, well they are increasing the fentanyl patch today and turning up ...learning. He was on zanaflex in Canada once and for some reason they changed it over to lorazepam which he is still on... "

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/kg/hr. Despite lorazepam, still had nightmares. But he di...
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" ...of those days on ketamine Lorazepam fentanyl. The ketamine was up to 1.9 mg/kg/hr. Despite lorazepam, still had nightmares. But he didn't care... "

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so we prefer lorazepam. But.....your protocol ha...
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" ...do the nurses....so we use lorazepam & fentanyl. Midazolam is more expensive for us (this varies with contractual agreements) so we prefer lorazepam. But.....your protocol has to be... "

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ever had I was light headed and extremely short of breath...
" smoking fentynal, drank bourbon, and had the ...and chiefed on the fentynal later that night. I woke after having the most vivid awful nightmare I have ever had I was light headed and extremely short of... "

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I have been prescribed 8 mg lorazepam per day...now 4 mg...
" ...past I have been prescribed 8 mg lorazepam per day...now 4 mg... "

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ed, Lorazepam has been most effective and with fewest sid...
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" ...challenging behaviour unit so her drugs are closely monitored by nurses/doctors. Mum is also on a Fentanyl patch for pain relief. Of the many drugs tried, Lorazepam has been most effective and... "

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the job. Im also on lorazapam for anxiety attacks since...
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" I am on the fentanyl patch, soma, oxycotin, amytriplyn, for ...be doing the job. Im also on lorazapam for anxiety attacks since im homebound and do get panic attacks. Took a very very ...right dosage to... "

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patches i just got taken off since it wasn't working,...
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" ...take valiumn, baclofen for pain, lorazepam and clonidine tohelp with withdrawls from fentanyl patches i just got taken off since it wasn't working, the withdrawls are making ...the pain tripple, they put... "

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