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Synonyms for Ativan

tranquilizer (trade name Ativan) used to treat anxiety and tension and insomnia

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A Ativan (lorazepam) affects the central nervous system and, by reducing tension and relaxing muscles, produces feelings of calm.
They also discovered that, in the lead up to his wife's death, Philip had researched the effects of the sedative and had made internet searches including, 'Would 100mg of Ativan be fatal?
Buivydas said benzodiazepines (anti-anxiety drugs such as Xanax, Ativan and Valium) are an up-and-coming choice for young people.
I asked if after the progesterone dose she felt as if she were having a withdrawal symptom from the Ativan, and she said it was identical.
from the only an ativan can slow the oscillating tornado siren in her
He was given two doses of intravenous Ativan in the emergency room, and the hospitalist was called to admit him.
RS reported good symptomatic relief with the Vicodin and Ativan but questioned whether he should be initiated on a long-acting opioid.
Medications to watch out for include sedative and anxiolytic drugs, such as benzodiazepines that include Valium, Xanax, and Ativan.
Ativan and Abilify were taken to suppress anxiety and depression.
Jon Hamilton's story on Morning Edition featured a man who has had numerous medications to treat his major depression, which he rattled off: "Klonopin, Ativan, Valium, Xanax, Re-meron, Gabapentin, Buspar, and De-pakote.
They said he told them that he had given two doses of lorazepam, also known as Ativan, trying to get him to sleep.
The hospice nurses tried giving my mother a chip of an Ativan tablet at bedtime.
He was given medications, including Norcuron, Versed, and Ativan, which rendered him motionless.
The physician involved in the Ativan incident was a hospitalist, who was provided to the hospital pursuant to a contract which the hospital entered into with a third party, which was, in fact the employer of the physician in question.
The hospice nurse was called and we had new orders to stop the Seroquel and use an appropriate dosage of Ativan instead.