Lorazepam is used as adjuncts in anaesthesia for anxiolysis, amnesia and sedation prior to induction of anaesthesia
6.Constipation or diarrhoea
9.Pain at the site of injection
2.Acute narrow angle glaucoma
Digoxin: Increase in serum concentration of digoxin.
Imipramine & Desipramine: Enhanced activity of these drugs.
Levodopa: Decrease in antiparkinsonism efficacy.
Oral contraceptives: Decrease efficacy of lorazepam.
Theophylline: Antagonises the sedative effect.
Anxiety: 1 - 2 mg 2 - 3 times a day
Maximum dose: 10 mg / day
Insomnia: 1 - 4 mg at bed time
As Antiemetic before chemotherapy: 2.5 mg in the evening ( the day before chemotherapy) and repeat after beginning of the therapy . Anaesthetic-PAM (IM): 0.05 mg / kg body weight given 2 hours before surgery.
Children: 0.05mg/kg orally/ parenterally every 4 - 8 hours in a day.
Home Delivery for Lorazepam in Your City
Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including lorazepam.
However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for lorazepam and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for lorazepam may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.
Please be aware that you should take lorazepam only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for lorazepam before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for lorazepam with the pharmacy.
Lorazepam is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for lorazepam might be better known than lorazepam itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have lorazepam in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for lorazepam.