90 patient evaluations for Lorazepam

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Dec 19, 2009 (Started Jun 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg One time
Advice & Tips: want to get pregnant
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 11, 2009 (Started Jun 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg One time
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Dec 5, 2009 (Started Oct 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Stops hands from trembling)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for increased symptoms due to stress)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for sleep problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Can't take 1 mg four times a day because I would sleep all day. I only take it when I get stressed out/nervous and my hands shake. Then I can take 2 at bedtime to help me sleep, but I always start with one at bedtime and if I can't sleep in one hour's time, I take another
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Nov 17, 2009 (Started Sep 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Cost: $100-199 monthly
Side effects: nausea

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Nov 15, 2009 (Started Jul 11, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (decreased sex drive (libido))
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: just another in a long list of meds i was taking every day.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: decreased sex drive (libido)

Dec 11, 2008 (Started Jul 11, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (decreased sex drive (libido))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: My experience is that it takes the edge off of emotions. I am aware when I should have hightened emotions... i.e. marriage, birth of a baby, funerals, trauma... etc. I do feel the emotions but I dont believe that I am feeling them appropriately.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: decreased sex drive (libido)

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Oct 1, 2009 (Started Feb 13, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Jun 15, 2009 (Started Feb 17, 2009)

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

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May 24, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This is probably one of the best medications that I have been put on, with the miriad of medications that I have been put on this has been the one so far that has helped on a daily basis.

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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 (balance problems, stumbling, sedation, somnolence, drowsiness, dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: balance problems, stumbling, sedation, drowsiness, somnolence, dizziness

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May 5, 2009 (Started Jan 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Helps keep me cool, calm and collected.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Apr 6, 2009 (Started Jan 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Is calming; soothing, but not excessively.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 4, 2009 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for sleep problems)
  • Side effects
    Mild (loss of depth perception)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: This medicine can be takin during the day, but only in small amounts. Otherwise you will be asleep and out of it at your desk! Its great to take at night! Lets you sleep!
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: loss of depth perception

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