Ativan (Lorazepam) Side Effects, Important Information, Before Taking & How to Use


Side Effects

If you are using Ativan with consultation from your doctor, then you should keep the fact in mind that he has weighed the pros and cons of the medicine before prescribing them to you.

Minor Side Effects

There are a few side effects of using Ativan. Depending on their severity, they may not even need medical attention. Since it is new for the body, it will take some time to adjust to Ativan, and these side effects will go after some time naturally. Side effects you are likely to experience include:

  • Drowsiness
  • Dizziness
  • Loss of coordination
  • A headache
  • Nausea
  • Blurred vision
  • Nocturnal enuresis
  • Change in sexual interest
  • Constipation
  • Heartburn
  • Change in appetite

If any of these side effects worsen, tell your healthcare provider immediately.

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