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

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Jul 28, 2017 (Started Oct 23, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Take one right before bedtime, makes me sleep like a baby
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 28, 2017 (Started Oct 23, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Take 2 hours before bed, Makes me sleep like a baby. Will take dose as needed when having breathing episode or trouble breathing, maybe once a week
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 23, 2016 (Started Oct 23, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Take 2 hours before bed, Makes me sleep like a baby.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 31, 2016 (Started May 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I'm now beginning to have breathing distress and this helps calm me down at such times Free on nhs
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 27, 2016 (Started May 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: One of my best treatments. Sleep is important to my condition and it's my view that this anxiety relieving medication helps enormously in this regard.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 16, 2015 (Started May 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: As effective as ever...
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 5, 2014 (Started May 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I now take 1mg every night. Very effective
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 20, 2014 (Started May 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Sleep was a very effective treatment for most illness. When I began waking in the middle of the night and finding it difficult to get back to sleep on account of anxiety, I was prescribed this. I feel it works very effectively. You can choose to take it before bed or if/when you wake up.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 29, 2012 (Started May 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Effective very quickly and aids sleep especially when anxiety may be preventing rest

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 25, 2016 (Started Aug 17, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for inability to sleep)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for horrifying nightmares)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (better sleep)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 0.5 mg M,W,F
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 25, 2016 (Started Jan 15, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Twice daily
Cost: $100-199 monthly

Feb 13, 2016 (Started Jan 15, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: goes well with dilaudid
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

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: As needed
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 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

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

Jun 15, 2013 (Started Oct 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: This was as needed, and sometimes I would take 3 hours deciding if I needed this medication. Dr said 'suffering' 3 hours will not make you better faster. If you start thinking you need it you need it. I continue to underrate the impact of anxiety, and how it wears me out and the fatigue and depression that follows.

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 7, 2012 (Started Jul 25, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for vivid dreams)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (mental confusion, sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 16, 2012 (Started Jul 29, 2009)

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

  • 0 helpful marks
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