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Condition: Anxious
2/12/2008 9:01:26 AM

Reviewer: Lynette, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Can you take aeorbic classes using this medication? I've experience some lightheadedness.

Condition: Anxious
2/11/2008 1:29:49 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Works good - takes the edge off. Only drawbacks is that It erases my memory on the days that I take it....Seriously - cant remeber anything that happened or went on while I was on it, even on very very low doses. Second problem is that is wrecks your sex drive, and makes it impossible to climax while you are on it, for up to 2 days after.

Condition: Anxious
2/10/2008 8:15:32 PM

Reviewer: bjr28, 19-24 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Ativan is probably the best (perhaps second best behind Xanax) short-acting benzo on the market. It works wonders for anxiety and other conditions. Its efficacy is often times demonstrated by the fact that it makes you fall asleep, which is sometimes desired (as opposed to remaining awake and suffering ). Be careful not to drive after taking this medicine, however, because it has a similar effe ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Anxious
2/10/2008 2:14:06 PM

Reviewer: maReynolds@Aol.com, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I used this Medication before an M.R.I it was very effective.

Condition: Anxious
2/8/2008 12:20:51 AM

Reviewer: liz, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
helps me relax and sleep.

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