Review: how effective is Ativan for Generalized anxiety disorder?
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 11, 2013)
Overall ratings: 3.4/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Ativan (lorazepam) is for Generalized anxiety disorder. The study is based on 237 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Ativan
Ativan (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. Common side effects of Ativan include nausea, nausea aggravated, anxiety nec, stress and anxiety, fatigue.
Generalized anxiety disorder
Generalized anxiety disorder is typically treated by Xanax, Klonopin, Clonazepam, Lexapro, Zoloft, Ativan.
On Dec, 11, 2013: 237 people are studied for taking Ativan in Generalized anxiety disorder
Ativan effectiveness for Generalized anxiety disorder (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Ativan for Generalized anxiety disorder * :
|Generalized anxiety disorder||69.62%||30.38% |
Age of people who take Ativan for Generalized anxiety disorder * :
|Generalized anxiety disorder||0.00%||0.00%||2.95%||19.41%||28.69%||23.21%||12.66%||13.08% |
Who find Ativan more effective for Generalized anxiety disorder?
Gender of people who find Ativan more effective * :
|Generalized anxiety disorder||70.80%||29.20% |
Age of people who find Ativan more effective * :
|Generalized anxiety disorder||0.00%||0.00%||2.65%||21.24%||30.97%||23.89%||13.27%||7.96% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- By Curious: Chronic diazepam use and retrograde memory loss
(for a 52 year old woman who has Generalized Anxiety Disorder, and takes Valium)
I'm distressed. I started noticing severe problems recalling memories from a long time before I started taking benzodiazepines. Before I started benzodiazepines, my memory was great. Has anyone experienced this adverse effect?
(Number of patients like Curious: 2,351)
- By Sandya: Can take zoloft and ortho-tri cyclen lo at the same time
(for a 31 year old woman who has Depression, Anxiety Disorder, Insomnia Concerns, and takes Zoloft)
I am currently on Zoloft and would like to get on birth control, however I'm afraid that the birth control will trigger my depression and anxiety. I've taken birth control in the past and has caused major mood swings.
(Number of patients like Sandya: 11,083)
- By Psychogirl: I have bipolar disorder and adhd and take nuvigil for the adhd and on occasion take lunesta for sleep. anybody else take this combination and what side effects or effects in general have you noticed?
(for a 63 year old woman who has Bipolar I Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Renal Failure, Stage 3, Primary Hypothyroidism, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, Osteoporosis, Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, and takes Cymbalta, Lexapro, Lamictal, Latuda, Levothyroxine Sodium, Lunesta, Nuvigil, Maxide, Multivitamin)
I'm anxious about any untoward drug interactions. I can't take stimulants because of a history of abuse. I take Nuvgil for my ADHD and it's the first time I can concentraate in years! I can't believe how much easier it is to organize, get things done, and read. Plus it helps the chronic fatigue I ...
(Number of patients like Psychogirl: 13,931)
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