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Family & Friends of Addicts and Alcoholics board

  1. My Hubby and the Benzos... bad
    ... true to that. He brought home another one instead... Ativan . I read the paper that the pharmacy gives you and...

  2. Should a doctor prescribe Ativan for an addict?
    ... Ativan is veryyyy addictive. So be careful............
    ... Ativan is VERY VERY addicting. My sister got addicted to...
    ... addiction issue's myself with pain pills and I do take Ativan when I am stressed out or need to sleep. I have never...
    ... take any other meds on a regular basis. he takes the ativan as needed. so far he has taken 11 since he got the...

  3. Constant Overdose on Different Meds
    ... overdose on any type of medication. Cymbalta, Motrin, Ativan , Ambien even on Lipitor which is a cholesterol lowering...

  4. My sons a oxy addict
    ... help with the w/d's, Melatonin to help me sleep & Ativan . I am now continuing with the after care plan that...

  5. Son in rehab suffering from anxiety attacks-need med recs
    ... The correct spelling is Ativan . That might help that I believe is highly addictive...
    ... the reason he was "looking" for certain drugs (ie Ativan , xanax) and hating the buspar/seraquil was because ... trying to manipulate me into getting rehab to get him ativan or xanax, I will be PO'd!!! Am looking up "family...

  6. ativan/amytriptylan addiction,my wife is addicted
    ... am married to a beutiful woman who struggles with ativan and now also is taking amytriptylan,she cant get enough...
    ... be needed. Why is she using it? Regarding the Ativan , that is physically additive, but I don't know much...
    ... Xanax Is Also More Widely Prescribed For Anxiety Than Ativan But Is Also Addictive If Not Taken Properly. If Her...

  7. Injecting Water into Veins: Lie or Truth?
    ... house to check for metal bottle caps. My D is into Ativan for her nerves; and her nerves ARE shot, that's for...

  8. True Addict? Or Mental Illness?
    ... everyone. Today on the phone she goes, "I wish I had an Ativan ; I deserve one after what I'm going through." See...
    ... was left alone with halfway senile man who gave my D Ativan pills for years Being ignored/mental abuse--some...

  9. Addicted and I Abuse my Boyfriend Terribly Help Me
    ... Hi There, I have realized that if I am not doing Ativan and drinking, I am smoking pot and drinking. I used...

  10. I Think My Husband is Addicted to Benzodiazepines
    ... function and it just wears him out. He has been on Ativan and Inderal together for a few years which was just...

  11. please help.. my sister is addicted to vicodin..!
    ... they have her right now on 30 mg of methadone daily, ativan , ambien & paxil. she's so drugged she can't even...

  12. my sisters addiction
    ... really lose it this time. She is also doing 5 mg. of ativan daily(not .5...)thats a huge dose! Any suggestions...
    ... what i mean....and she should know better about the ativan ...if shes your sis you better tough love it soon....

  13. sick husband
    ... clean after a week and a half off vicodin(but downing ativan like crazy), i find out from him today he has been ... was supposed to be taking, supplementing that with ativan and god knows what else he gets at work. since he ... could hardly walk let alone drive he said he took 14 ativan . he is very volatile and has a nasty temper where...
    ... 3 hours north of home, high on oxys, marijuana and ativan . i called the police as he is not getting in this...
    ... into detox til monday, he is zonked out on about 10 ativan right now, he did tell me he has been on oxys and...
    ... into detox til monday, he is zonked out on about 10 ativan right now, he did tell me he has been on oxys and...
    ... probably to go get drugs as he is just about out of ativan and has nothing else...
    ... remember anything from last thursday on, he was popping ativan and oxys like candy, i hope he can do this because...

  14. I BURIED MY HUSBAND YESTERDAY...
    ... Im Bipolar and the aneixty sucks without Zanax and Ativan but I will be fine and so will you, I pray for your...

  15. Tim/Mary/dexox, alcoholic, and a little historu of what got us to this point.
    ... is to continue with the Wellbutrin SR/400 md daily, Ativan for anxiety and it's calming effect, and a drug that...

Death & Dying board

  1. has anyone been with a loved one as they passed away?
    ... helped with ordering morphine around the clock with ativan available for any break through pain. My sister,...

Family & Friends of Cancer Patients board

  1. Please help...
    ... liquid for breakthru pain every hour if needed and ativan every 4 hours, or 2 hours if needed, this is crunched ... Hospice nurse camt this morning and she is changing tha ativan to haldol to see if it is the medication causing it ... . They put him on the ativan cause he has severe anxiety and gets all worked up...
    ... morning but in the mean time just to increase the ativan and give him a Trazadone! Basically put him in a...

  2. My Dad is in stage 4 of his cancer
    ... attacks but those have slowed down since they put him on Ativan ...He said he is not in any pain right now...He is...

  3. Morphine Problems
    ... not just the Roxinol (liquid morphine) but also the Ativan . By the time they knew time was really running short ... helped. He was taking liquid morphine and liquid Ativan (he could no longer swallow) every 15-30 mins. ...

  4. questions about zometa
    ... had been. They also put him on oxygen full time and Ativan to control his anxiety. I wish you the very best...

  5. Stan's update on Fentanyl Patches...
    ... but when the pain got so strong, they put Bud and Ativan to help him try to relax through it. I don't know...

  6. Question for Conan
    ... I cannot sleep either. Patsy had a prescription to Ativan that she rarely uses, so I have been borrowing from...

  7. Mother Dying
    ... in the hospital that even with as much morphine and Ativan as they could administer to her, as well as a Fentynal...

Family & Friends of the Mentally Ill board

  1. help for my sister
    ... and she's received a prescription for Celexa and Ativan . That was just yesterday. Anyway, what I want to...

  2. Schizophrenia and Rages?
    ... have a private room. Then he was started on 0.5 mg of Ativan 3x a day.plus 15 mg of Zyprexa and 100 mg luvoxx which ... went for his prescriptions and she refused him any ativan .. Again saying when the Zyprexa kicks in good he won ... on the way home he was very upset and he feels the Ativan is helping more then anything. I must agree.She also ... there and he is very suprised she did not give him the ativan and says he still recomends it be he can not precsribe ... Schizophrenia patients ***. So we are out of ativan the rages are coming back.Is it usuall for Schizophrenia ... him the whole story and hoping he will prescribe the ativan . The Doc at the hospital suggests this and says he...

  3. Lamictal questions...
    ... its own, but then I had anxiety problems so went on Ativan during the day and Klonopin at night...then switched...

  4. PLEASE help with my schizophrenic mother
    ... social anxiety and panic attacks. I am currently on Ativan and Lamectal. I have been on Ativan for years and...

  5. my husband is bi-polar
    ... suffered from his mother I had to give him 2mg of ativan to calm him down.. It breaks my heart to hear the...

  6. Worried about brother
    ... himself with different kinds of vitamins and is taking Ativan (which in my opinion is not working at all). He stopped...

  7. Need help with wife?
    ... Topamax or (DOP-A-MAX) My word for it lorazepam ( Ativan ) buspirone (BuSpar) lithium (e.g., Lithonate) current...

  8. My sister had an "Acute Psychotic Break"
    ... she is still taking 5mg of Zyprexa at bedtime, & Ativan if needed. Does anyone have any thoughts on the use...
    ... she is still taking 5mg of Zyprexa at bedtime, & Ativan if needed. Does anyone have any thoughts on the use...

Grief & Loss board

  1. New here...
    ... recently started seeing a psychologist and taking Ativan before bed (although a very, very low dose). I was...

Women's Health board

  1. Anal pain and vulvar/vaginal pain, could this be hemorrhoids?
    ... mention, I have anxiety sometimes and sometimes take Ativan to help and to prevent panic attacks, not very often...

  2. Does anyone have any advice for someone with hormonal anxiety/depression?
    ... In the beginning, I had a small prescription of Ativan . It did help me get through attacks...especially...

  3. Petrified of Pelvic Pain - Help, I can't deal
    ... your Dr. to r/x an anti-anxiety med (like Valium or Ativan ) to help you relax for the exam. However, you would...

  4. Just stress??
    ... is not going to be the case. OH! I also took an Ativan (anti anxiety med) 2 days ago to try out incase I...

  5. Pmdd
    ... experience you had with a male Dr. - he prescribed ativan and gave me samples of seroquel (i think an antipsychotic ... what? Anyway I threw away the seroquel and tried the ativan but it just made it worse. I found a clincal nurse...

  6. Side Effects of BCP
    ... effect it it may be having. My doctor has given me ativan to help me sleep (I panic at night) and that has greatly...

  7. dizzy/unstable feeling- please help
    ... anxiety for a few years now (Im 21 yrs old ) and Im on ativan currently for anxiety. During my "attacks" alot of...
    ... anxiety for a few years now (Im 21 yrs old ) and Im on ativan currently for anxiety. During my "attacks" alot of...

  8. Newbie- period related panic!
    ... for panic attacks a mild anti-anxiety med such as ativan or xanax is used when you have an attack....

  9. Scared of my ob/gyn visit HELP!
    ... attacks and anxiety and I take one of my panic meds Ativan just before I go to the Docs or dentist that calms...

Menopause board

  1. Feeling weird/strange in body and mind!!
    ... here we go again". And by noon its gone. I can take ativan and be wonderful for about 3 days but then the morning...

  2. Internal Trembling and Shaking Again.....
    ... For me only thing that helps my internal shaking is ativan ....
    ... and it worsens at different times of the month. The ativan helps me too...and it helps me sleep better...which ... nights sleep in ten years...now I take a half of a ativan and i get some good down time. Hopefully I can recharge...
    ... had to get up and go down stairs. I finally took an ativan , which helped calm me down a bit. Since then, I can ... I was just so relieved. My doc said to take the ativan , and I drinking some soy milk. I am trying to find...

  3. Tired of feeling CRAZY!!!
    ... startles me, makes me shake more. I am on low dose ativan , and trying buspar. I can't do HRT because both...

  4. Can all this be meno?
    ... fall asleep early at night. I take small doses of ativan . Don't know what else to do. Had a few tests, so...

  5. Menopause
    ... including anxiety, being tired and more. For me I take ativan in tiny amounts daily. Help with the internal shaking...

  6. Help...need some more reassurance...
    ... wish it would go bye bye. Taking tiny amounts of ativan ( lorazepam) as needed for now. You are not alone...
    ... telling myself its hormones and take small amounts of ativan ....

  7. Internal Trembling and Shaking
    ... No remedies, still trembling. Small amounts of ativan helps at times. I try not to take it but lately have...

  8. Mild Muscle weakness/fatigue
    ... is my worse symptom and other than small amounts of ativan that help, I am not sure other than anti-depressants...

  9. Need some encouragement from one fried woman to another
    ... having a hot flash this bad. I usually have to take an ativan now to stop it. Is this peri symptoms or just anxiety...

  10. Internal Trembling and Menopause
    ... and its not my thyroid. I take small amounts of ativan , and it helps. I get them worse somedays. I also...

  11. Anyone feel they are always tense/difficult to relax?
    ... swear I can bring the panic it on. Thank goodness for ativan . alyce 20...

  12. Newbie with questions
    ... prescribe somethings and I said yes. He prescribed Ativan (1/2 pill at bedtime when needed) for the anxiety ... muscle pain. Well I went to the pharmacy and got the Ativan but the darn Celebrex was $150! I asked them why...

  13. Has anyone tried Citralopram (Celexa) for their depression/anxiety
    ... having to take ad's. For the anxiety, I take a low dose ativan , and it helps some with sleep and anxiety. I don't...
    ... Don't give up. I too, have major anxiety and have ativan for emergencies. Have not needed it but 2 or three...

  14. Estrogen related tremors
    ... afternoon. I had the shakes really bad. I took an ativan and I felt better. I have only gotten these from time...
    ... and attend events and rarely had to take a piece of ativan . A bottle of 30 could last me months or a year. ...

  15. Anyone had any relief from anti-depressants?
    ... my period and around that time if I need to I take. ativan . Now I can take ativan 2 times a month, or go 3 months...
    ... some diazepam for REALLY bad times. Like you and Ativan , I'm not stupid with these, and know they are only...
    ... working and was having more anxiety and he perscribed ativan for those 2 weeks. And then bam, it kicked in and...
    ... I had the ativan so long that when I went to refill it ( it had 4 refills...
    ... back to normal. (whatever normal is) I still take ativan when needed but that is hardly at all. I still have...

  16. Dizziness
    ... affect he ear system. My ear doctor prescribes either ativan or valium for dizziness and vertigo he said it numbs...

  17. Anyone else buzzing???
    ... few months later (everyone said it was anxiety, and ativan helped with the internal shaking/buzzing in arms and ... better and most symptoms went away. Only used ativan very rarely. Only symptom that stayed is occasional ... adrenaline rush feeling. I am using small amounts of ativan daily, don't want to be addicted. I am going to try...

  18. nerve tingling and knumbness
    ... to think the worst!!! I hate it. I just took an ativan , and I am already feeling better, but geeeeeeeeez...

  19. perimenopause symptoms
    ... teas.Also take Inderal for high blood pressure and ativan 1 mg.at night.Probably my worst symptom has been and...
    ... oil, flax seed oil and a multi-vitamin. I also have ativan as a back up. I hate the feeling of being cloudy and...
    ... oil, flax seed oil and a multi-vitamin. I also have ativan as a back up. I hate the feeling of being cloudy and...

  20. counseling for anxiety
    ... also the worst when I ovulate and right after. I take ativan . Been off and on for 12 years. I can go 6 months without ... me and then I panic. It is one very bad cycle. The ativan calms me down. Marla20...
    ... I do have a script for Ativan but I was so afraid to take it. I would talk myself ... feel calm at least one day a month. I didn't take the Ativan because I don't want to feel spaced out. I have two...
    ... Roland, I take ativan as needed. Like I said I am a teacher , I teach 3rd ... sons of my own. I am always with it when I am taking ativan . It can make me a little tired, but I will take tired...

  21. anxiety question
    ... the time. i broke out in a cold sweat and took an ativan . That was a very scary moment and i realize this was...

  22. Jitters and tight stomach, no appetite
    ... eat. I am not going to be helpful because i take my ativan and that is for anxiety and helps me relax. I know...
    ... Can you tell me how long you've been taking the Ativan and if you have any side effects from it? The Xanax...
    ... I have had the ativan since 1995. I can take it 3 or 4 days in a row and...

  23. Lorazapan (ativan)
    ... I took ativan years ago. I now take buspar, which is like an antidepressa...

  24. What is it about the 10th day after the start of my period?
    ... wake up with it and if I decide to take something ( ativan ) it passes. I can have it for a week and then goes...

  25. Ativan for anxiety
    ... [QUOTE=roland92;3068638]Anyone using ativan for their anxiety? I was prescribed this today and ... you take it only when needed? Thanks! T. I took ativan for about 3 months. It did work to control the anxiety...

  26. Is 35 to young to be starting menopause?
    ... about every one of them in the last year. I do take ativan as needed to help with the anxiety problem. Lastnite ... heart is bad and its a heart attack but i took an ativan sat in front of the fan and it passed. I had another...
    ... about every one of them in the last year. I do take ativan as needed to help with the anxiety problem. Lastnite ... heart is bad and its a heart attack but i took an ativan sat in front of the fan and it passed. I had another...

  27. hotflashes?
    ... from your doc. My doc is trying me on Lorazapam ( Ativan ). I will try this for my anxiety only when I feel...

  28. Lexapro and Perimenopause
    ... it's been staying asleep. My shrink gave me a 2mg ativan for now. Puts me out til morning. Thanks Patti...
    ... that. i have none of that anymore. I am also on the ativan as needed. My problem is also staying asleep but my...
    ... of the girls on the forum. Alyce, Isn't the ativan helping you sleep through the night? I used to wake ... forever, sometimes I just gave up & got out of bed. The Ativan has helped tremendously....
    ... Yes the ativan does help me sleep through the night. Here is what ... takes full effect i should not be dependent on the ativan anymore. I didn't know if I believe that. what do...
    ... Take the ativan !!!! Don't fight yourself internally & get more anxious ... the lexapro. When an AD is working properly, the ativan can be droppped. Obviously, I need a different AD...
    ... full swing and the right doasge I will not need the ativan . Like i said the lexapro is only in me 2 weeks now ... is knowing I am not crazy. I am going to take the Ativan as I need it. Thanks for everything. Alyce...

  29. Since menopause, this happens every night after I eat...
    ... but these other things are huge until the low dose Ativan kicks in. It may be anxiety, and maybe mine is at...
    ... talked with my doctor, and he feels that since the Ativan seems to calm it down a bit, that it is related to...

  30. Morning Anxiety
    ... I feel that way every day. I have been on ativan and just started lexapro. I feel the worst in the...

  31. Perimenopause symptoms
    ... anything. I refused to. I already take Lexaro and Ativan when needed. I was not going on something for the...

  32. consistent nausea
    ... public. The ONLY thing that works is taking a little ATIVAN before I eat-- happened on this remedy by accident...
    ... these days. I don't know that drug you mentioned - ATIVAN , but am interested. Seeing my GYN on Thurs for an...
    ... with me;) there is strength in numbers!;) Emkay: Ativan is anti anxiety med; I took it for flying and discovered ... anxiety in there somewhere so you could prolly get Ativan for that-- it's not for technically for stomach probs...

  33. newbie with questions
    ... only prevented to an extent by taking a piece of an ATIVAN TABLET before I eat( dont know WHY this works but...

  34. Bloating/Freq. Urination
    ... times during the night, every night. I take a low dose Ativan and a mild sleeping tablet each night, because I have...