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Lorazepam

FDA Approved: December 10, 1985
Pharm Company: MUTUAL PHARM
Category: Anxiety

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Lorazepam Overview

Lorazepam (trademarked as Ativan or Orfidal) is a high-potency, intermediate-duration, 3-hydroxy benzodiazepine drug, often used to treat anxiety disorders.[4] Lorazepam has all six intrinsic benzodiazepine effects: anxiolysis, anterograde amnesia, sedation/hypnosis, anti-seizure, antiemesis (anti-nausea/vomiting) and muscle relaxation.[5][6] Lorazepam is used for the short-term treatment of anxiety, insomnia, acute seizures including status epilepticus, and sedation of hospitalized patients,...

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lorazepam extended release .05mg
How can you tell if a .05 mg of larazepam is extended release vs. non extended release? ## Hi Anita, Based on my research, Lorazepam is not available in extended-release form so you shouldn't have anything to worry about in that regard. :) Although, in the event that something might be extended release, you could always just look up the imprint on the tablet to determine those details. (That is of course provided that you obtained it from a legitimate pharmacy and has a marking for identification?). I hope this helps!
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ranbaxy lorazepam
I was taking Ranbaxy for almost 3 years and was just fine. No anxiety and no side effects. Then about a month and a half ago I started getting anxiety. Found out CVS changed to Mylan brand. I found I could get one more month's supply of Ranbaxy but at the two mg strength. Was a problem with dosage amount because I had to quarter the tablets. They cut in half nicely but the quartering was always unequal. I read this board and knew to stay away from Mylan, Watson and Santos (sp?) So I called around to the mom and pop pharmacies and found one that carried Excellium. I had read very little about Excellium on the forum but the pharmacist said he had been selling it for 10 years and never had a complaint. Scared to death, I transferred my two remaining refills to this place. I've been...
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Watson vs. Mylan generic lorazepam side effects.
Been on Sandoz mfr. lorazepam for 10 years; no problems; no need to increase dose. Sandoz stopped mfr. Now, can only get these generic's & Actavis. Having lots of troubles getting results; either nothing or zonked. Anyone else w/any experience which mfr. is closer to Sandoz (since FDA approves up to 2% differences in generics). Thank you. ## Hello! I have been getting 90 days supplies of Lorazepam 1MG from SANDOZ....my new Rx just came and it's from ACTAVIS.....it does not work or relieve any anxiety at all....I might as well take a placebo...it does not work at all....I took 2 pills...nothing and then 1hour later took 2 more....before with the other brand...I would probably be asleep....but,nothing with this new brand.....I do not know what to do about this....... ## I have...
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Sandoz Ativan
I switched pharmacies and was given Sandoz Ativan, I have been having a terrible time- it is like it is creating more anxiety. I switched back to my old pharmacy and am counting the days until I get back to the Milan manufacturer. It has been a horrid 2 weeks. Melatonin helps a great deal with sleep. I started off with Milan and had been on that for 2 years with no problems, I wonder if your body resists another generic brand and you have to adjust. All I know if Milan is what I need and I always get the same manufacturers for all my meds since 12 years ago from CVS- they are very consistent. Be very careful if you switch pharmacies, I learned that all generics are NOT THE SAME. ## Just found this out: Purepac/Activis was bought out by Watson in 2012. In October the FTC made Watson/Pure...
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How Many Larpose 2 Pills Causes Death
i just want to know how many pills of larpose causes to death ## This contains the active ingredient Lorazepam, which is a Benzodiazepine and the answer is that it will vary from person to person. It depends on the dosage of the tablets, the person's tolerance to it, their overall health, other medications they may be taking and etc. Are there any other questions or comments? ## I am using FULNITE 2 for 2 years.For the past 2 days I am using Larpose 2mg.Now I got a better sleep.Can I continue Larpose 2 mg instead of FULNIGHT 2.? ## how many larpose 2mg pills can cause death? and any anti- vomiting pill is needed before larpose 2 mg pill??
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watson pills watson 241
Round white pill with Watson on one side and a number 214 on top of a split line with a 1 under the split line. ## Based on the description provided, I found your pill to be Lorazepam (1 mg). Lorazepam has relatively potent anxiolytic effects and its best known indication is the short-term management of severe chronic anxiety. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ## does watson 241 work as well as with sandoz 98? I just recently changed from sandoz to watson 241 and watson 241 doesnt seem to work. I had a really bad anxiety attack today and took 3 watson 241 pills with no effect. Why cant walgreens stay with the same brand? has anyone else had problems with wa...
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Lorazepam by ranbaxy
Does sun pharma carry 1mg lorazepam made by ranbaxy or another maker I have been taking the ranbaxy brand for 20 yrs and doing well by it now I can't get it anymore and the ones I can get are making me sick ( headaches nausea etc) any answers would be appreciated. When will ranbaxy brand be available again ## Hello, Carolyn! How are you? It isn't that one isn't available, but that your pharmacy was able to get the other generic cheaper, when they needed to restock their supply. However, you can ask them about ordering the other one in for you. This medication carries the risk of being habit forming and could cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache and irritability. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Did you find a pharmacy to sell 1 mg tabs of Ranbaxy...
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round white pill, 063 and half moon on one side, scored down the middle on other side
What is the pill? Round white pill with 063 and a half moon on one side. The other side is scored down the middle. ## Hello, Edna! How are you? This tablet contains 2mgs of Lorazepam, the active ingredient in Ativan, which is a benzodiazepine that's most commonly used to treat anxiety and nervous disorders. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and irritability. Learn more Lorazepam details here. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Can they help with pain
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round pink scored one side letter k inside triangle on other
Small pink round with letter k inside a triangle one side and scored on other ## I'm sorry, but so far I haven't been able to find anything that matches this in any of the prescription drug databases that I've checked. This leads me to believe that it's most likely some type of over the counter product. Where did you find it? Some products are regional, so knowing a general location may help to narrow it down. Does anyone else recognize this tablet? ## I would never say for certain, but Im betting it is not only a foreign, (south american pharm-manufacturer) and fits with Ativan 2 mg descriptor. I have seen it before. But the color can change from time to time. Is this pill scored, one side, round, small, with a triangle and a K inside the triangle? How would you describ...
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round yellow pill, scored on back, K inside triangle on front side. Any clue?
round yellow pill, scored on back, K inside triangle on front side. Any clue? ## This is 2mg lorazepam manufactured by Karnel Labs in Hondorus. Decent stuff. ## How can you be sure? do you have a link to a picture of the pill online? thanks ## 5mg valium ## Sre you sure these are diazepam i know they come from thailand if that helps? ## Hey are you sure that these round, yellow ones w/ the K inside the triangle is deff a 2mg Lorazepam? And how do you know if I may ask? Cause I cannot find info about it anywhere... ## YOU MAY THANK YOUR USA CENSORSHIP PROGRAMMING FOR THAT!!! They do not lead you easily, to secure 90 days of imported medications for which you hold a valid prescription. In THIS way, I have watched BBro kill off the solid old google searches for foreign meds, and ROUTE you ...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Lorazepam
  • Concentrate: 2mg/ml
  • Injection: 1mg/0.5ml, 2mg/ml, 4mg/ml
  • Solution: 0.5mg/5ml, 2mg/ml
  • Tablet: 0.5mg, 1mg, 2mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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