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Drug Interactions

Lorazepam can potentially interact with a few other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Lorazepam).

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking lorazepam if you have:
Also let your healthcare provider know if you are:
You should also make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Lorazepam to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)

What If I Take an Overdose of Lorazepam?

People who take too much lorazepam may have overdose symptoms that could include:
  • Sedation
  • Coma
  • Confusion
  • Speech problems
  • Lethargy
  • Low blood pressure (hypotension)
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Loss of life.
If you happen to overdose, seek medical attention immediately.
(Click Ativan Overdose for more information.)
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