Helps you relax. Ativan (lorazepam) is an effective medicine for occasional or short-term anxiety. It's less likely to have drug interactions, but more likely to cause withdrawal symptoms compared to similar drugs. Coming soon. Reviews & ratings Everyone Men Women Filter group. All currently selected Everyone Men Women All ages 18-34 35-54 55+ Filter group. All currently selected All ages 18-34 35-54 55+ 5.14 Ativan
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FDA side effect reports for Vistaril » How it works Ativan Vistaril Ativan (lorazepam) is a fast-acting benzodiazepine. It affects areas of the brain that help calm you down. This reduces anxiety and can cause sleepiness. Coming soon. Type of medication Ativan Vistaril Prescription only Available as Ativan Vistaril Used for Ativan Vistaril › Anxiety Pruritus Sedation Adjunct Risk factors for serious side effects Ativan Vistaril › Taking with opioids › Taking more than the prescribed dose › Taking Ativan (lorazepam) for longer than 4 weeks › History of drug abuse › Long-term use Detailed Ativan (lorazepam) risks & warnings » Coming soon.
Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.
Interactions Ativan Vistaril › Less likely to have drug interactions compared to other drugs like it, so it might be a better option if you're taking multiple medications. No interactions related info.
Alcohol Ativan Vistaril › Not safe to use with alcohol. › Can be habit-forming, so it's not typically used for long-term treatment or for people who've had problems with drug or alcohol abuse. No alcohol related info.
Sleep Ativan Vistaril › Can cause temporary dizziness and drowsiness. › Can cause memory problems, drowsiness, dizziness, and confusion. No sleep related info. Upsides and benefits Ativan Vistaril › Effective at relieving short-term anxiety. › Can be used together with antidepressants to manage anxiety disorders. Especially helpful for anxiety symptoms while you wait for an antidepressant to kick in. › Less likely to have drug interactions compared to other drugs like it, so it might be a better option if you're taking multiple medications. Coming soon Downsides and risks Ativan Vistaril › Can cause memory problems, drowsiness, dizziness, and confusion. › Can be habit-forming, so it's not typically used for long-term treatment or for people who've had problems with drug or alcohol abuse. › Compared to other similar medicines, Ativan (lorazepam) is more likely to cause withdrawal if you take it for a long time and then suddenly stop. › Most people find that Ativan (lorazepam) gets less effective over time. Coming soon Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication Ativan Vistaril › Can cause temporary dizziness and drowsiness. › Take only as much as your doctor prescribes. Taking more than directed or taking this for a long time can cause you to become dependent on it. › Not safe to use with alcohol. › Use caution or avoid use in older adults. Coming soon Learn more More about Ativan Side effects Reviews & ratings Alternatives FDA package insert More about Vistaril Side effects Reviews & ratings FDA package insert