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Is Ativan effective at treating sleep disorders?

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Dr. Jnikolla


Practicing since :2003

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Posted on Thu, 4 Oct 2018 in Sleep Disorders
Question: My Doctor (Oncologist) was giving me Ativan for sleep, My new Oncologist will not prescribe it. What can I do?
Answered by Dr. Jnikolla 13 minutes later
Brief Answer:

Please give some more info

Detailed Answer:


It depends on your sleep disorder.

Usually, Ativan can be used for some days once without problems. However, it would be better for you to provide some more information about your concern in the order I can help you more.

Hope I have answered your query.

Take care

Dr Jnikolla, Pulmonologist
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