20 patient evaluations for Lorazepam taken for the purpose of 'anxious mood' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Major

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Apr 1, 2011 (Started Dec 28, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for social anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for panic attacks)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: In combination with Risperidone, it made me a little drowsy. Since changing from Cipralex to Celexa, I haven't had any panic attacks or needed to take Ativan.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: slowed thinking

Dec 6, 2010 (Started Dec 28, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for social anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for panic attacks)
  • Side effects
    Mild (slowed thinking)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Was particularly helpful for panic attacks at the end of the school term and during finals. I did find it slowed me down a little bit.
Side effects: slowed thinking

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 1, 2011 (Started Oct 05, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

May 15, 2009 (Started Jul 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for panic attacks)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anger)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dizziness, drowsiness, somnolence, sedation, stumbling, balance problems)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: stumbling, sedation, drowsiness, somnolence, dizziness, balance problems

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 24, 2009 (Started Jul 24, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: This medication made me very tired! So if you have daily reasponsibility I would go a different direction.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 1, 2009 (Started Nov 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: How quickly it would calm me down.

Oct 26, 2008 (Started Nov 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Works like a charm!

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 18, 2008 (Started Nov 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness

Nov 27, 2008 (Started Nov 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 9, 2008 (Started Apr 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dizziness, drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dizziness, drowsiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 28, 2008 (Started Aug 06, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 4, 2008 (Started Jun 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 1, 2007 (Started Jun 03, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: It it is extremely helpful in times of stress and anxiety when sleep may be threatened.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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