Day: September 29, 2020

Ativan is a prescription drug

Ativan is a prescription drug that is also available as a generic with the name Lorazepam. It effectively works in treating seizure disorders, such as epilepsy and anxiety. Doctors also use it in medical practices before surgery or to relieve stress.   It is benzo that works inside the CNS and reduces its activity to produce calmness. The drug starts working faster and enhances certain natural chemicals in the body known as GABA. Further, it begins within 30 to 60 minutes after the consumption, reaches the peak effects in 1 to 2 hours, and may last up to 8 hours