91 patient evaluations for Lorazepam

802 members have decided to share their profiles only with other members of PatientsLikeMe.

25yrRA
34004 thumb
25yrRA
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 55
Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) 20 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: g
I have:
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

See 25yrRA's full Lorazepam history

May 15, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Panic Disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I thought it was working well for me, but my doctor changed it to Alprazolam. I was often drowsy after taking it and my husband did not like this effect.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
scorpio1975
34967 thumb
scorpio1975
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:F41y
FM:28y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

See scorpio1975's full Lorazepam history

May 9, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Social Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Panic Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 tablet(s) Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
jennikb
Portrait default thumb
jennikb
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: severe
Chest: mild
Legs: severe
I am: n
I have:
ALS

See jennikb's full Lorazepam history

Apr 7, 2016 (Started Mar 19, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Panic Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Have this drug in hand just in case of a sudden panic attack. My panic attack came out of no where, which led to struggling to breath which led to chocking. This drug calmed and stabilized my body.

  • 0 helpful marks
new_me
43614 thumb
new_me
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Overwhelming
51 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar Disorder

See new_me's full Lorazepam history

Mar 15, 2016 (Started Jan 01, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
sparkifox
50091 thumb
sparkifox
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Severe
31 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: vb
I have:
C-PTSD

See sparkifox's full Lorazepam history

Dec 11, 2015 (Started Sep 19, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Social Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Frequent fainting)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Loss of energy)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Twice daily

  • 1 helpful mark
slicky
6174 thumb
slicky
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
ALS

See slicky's full Lorazepam history

Dec 7, 2015 (Started Jan 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 11, 2014 (Started Jan 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 5, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 6, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
dleighty
Portrait default thumb
dleighty
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 1
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Moderate
69 F
Function: High
Distress: Low
I am: g
I have:
Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia)

See dleighty's full Lorazepam history

Jul 29, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Panic attacks)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Take more often to sleep than for anxiety now. Has had more real influence on my life than any antidepressive medication. Put ME in control!

  • 0 helpful marks
bassoongirl
2715 thumb
bassoongirl
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 28
Condition: Migraine 7 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
I am: vb
I have:
Migraine

See bassoongirl's full Lorazepam history

Jun 18, 2015 (Started Apr 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Social Anxiety Disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
depressed_to_death
2911 thumb
depressed_to_death
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 4
Mania: 2
Emotional: 4
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 3
External Stress: Overwhelming
40 M
Function: Low
Distress: High
I am: n
I have:
Major Depressive Disorder

See depressed_to_death's full Lorazepam history

Aug 1, 2014 (Started Dec 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Panic Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Social Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Phobic disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 8 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
EdSikov
52249 thumb
EdSikov
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: none
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

See EdSikov's full Lorazepam history

Jul 1, 2014 (Started Dec 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Sleep problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 29, 2013 (Started Dec 10, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Sleep problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Last updated:
Showing 10 of 91 patient evaluations for Lorazepam