91 patient evaluations for Lorazepam

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Dec 24, 2009 (Started Nov 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Jerky movements (myoclonus), Shakiness worsened)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Side effects: Jerky movements (myoclonus), Shakiness worsened

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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 (Sex drive (libido) decreased)
  • 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: Sex drive (libido) decreased

Dec 11, 2008 (Started Jul 11, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Sex drive (libido) decreased)
  • 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: Sex drive (libido) decreased

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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: 3 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

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