What is Ativan 2.5mg used for?
Ativan 2.5mg Tablet is a prescription medicine used to treat symptoms of short term anxiety and anxiety disorders. It helps to decrease the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells and calms the brain.
Is Ativan good for sleep?
Ativan is FDA-approved for short-term treatment of insomnia (trouble sleeping) that’s caused by anxiety or stress. Ativan is also used off-label for other types of insomnia. However, according to the American Academy of Sleep Medicine , it’s not a first-choice medication for this use.
What Are Side Effects of Ativan?
- Muscle weakness.
- Blurred vision.
- Sleep problems (insomnia)
- Loss of balance or coordination.