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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Ativan Oral.

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Condition: Anxious
11/27/2007 1:37:24 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Have used for a very short time during a period of high stress and anxiety. Helped to relax me and take the edge off.

Condition: Anxious
11/27/2007 7:52:02 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
After starting this treatment i began waking in the middle of the night, while having very weird vivid dreams. I have seen a small improvement in my panic attacks and anxiousness but yet to see full benefits of Ativan if there are to be any.

Condition: Anxious
11/26/2007 3:47:48 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I took Ativan to alleviate very severe panic attacks, for which it worked quite well. However, I wasn't keen on the memory loss, lethargy or complete loss of sex drive, and am endeavoring to kick it in favor of "lesser" medications. After 1.5 months, I am physically addicted and finding the withdrawal (nausea, insomnia, hot flashes) very troublesome. A potent and useful medicine, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Anxious
11/26/2007 6:37:52 AM

Reviewer: pandora, 45-54 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Anxious
11/24/2007 4:35:03 AM

Reviewer: Mrs.Smoke, 25-34 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I get the most horrible nightmares and it makes breathing difficult. I usually take a warm shower to take the edge off, but I still end up feeling like I have a ton of bricks on my chest when I try to fall asleep. I hate this drug and I told my doctor about it, but he still wont give me anything else.

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