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Condition: Anxious
6/10/2015 1:59:59 PM

Reviewer: LF117, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Suffered from severe anxiety this drug worked wonders I have been using it for 30 years but not on a daily regime jut when I absolutly need it Also suffer from severe tension headaches and this helps so much. Have experienced loss of balance at times and it seems memory is affected at times and found out these are both symptons of long term use. Stopped using it recently and now searching for so ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Anxious
6/7/2015 5:33:49 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Watch out causes extreme constpation. Even after being off of it.

Condition: Anxious
6/6/2015 11:51:59 AM

Reviewer: Jim, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been on Ativan for over 5 yrs for anxiety. Recently my platelets have dropped in half to 80.

Condition: Anxious
6/6/2015 12:25:21 AM

Reviewer: Kelly, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This stuff is horrible! My husband was prescribed 1mg up to twice a day as needed for anxiety attacks. He took one last night around 10 p.m. It is now midnight the next night and he has passed out and fallen 10 times today, has been confused and his memory shot, confused, hallucinated and weird dreams. He is still needing help walking because he feels like he's going to pass out and fall still ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Anxious
3/19/2015 11:54:47 AM

Reviewer: Lorijean67, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This medication has been very helpful for me. It is an additive medication,but when you go thou the panic attacks that I go thru. This medication has reduce the number and made it much easier to get past.

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