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Condition: Anxious
2/5/2008 7:34:39 PM

Reviewer: Mary, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I feel that Ativan is an excellent drug! I have GAD, Bipolar and PTSD! Along with my other medications, Ativan taken on an as needed basis and always at night for sleep it really helps me to calm down and releave tension. As anyone with GAD you feel as if you are "A CAT ON A HOT TIM ROOF" (edgy). Resulting in many headaches and mood swings that can sometimes make the attacks worse. So ta ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Anxious
2/3/2008 2:31:08 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was prescibed Adivan for GAD. After suffering for my entire 51 years with GAD the Adivan settled me down with no side effects. I have also started Lamical which in combination has settled down my mood swings. Both are very effective in my case and the mental health MD I am seeing has nailed it in my case.

Condition: Anxious
2/3/2008 1:56:39 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I use it as necessary to backup prozac.

Condition: Anxious
2/3/2008 9:44:40 AM

Reviewer: charlie, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
ativin just does not help with my panic attacks like i would like to, however it does help me sleep.

Condition: Anxious
2/1/2008 11:32:43 PM

Reviewer: GYANCEY1@VERIZON.NET, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I DONT FEEL THE EFFECTS RIGHT AWAY. I AM ON A SMALL DOSE

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