3 patient evaluations for Lorazepam taken for the purpose of 'panic disorder' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

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Jun 3, 2016 (Started Feb 15, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for panic disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for insomnia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sluggishness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: it's fast acting, so I always have some close by. that way I only have to take it if I need it.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

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

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
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