Ativan (Lorazepam)

Generic Ativan manufactured by Watson Pharmaceuticals


Watson Ativan (Lorazepam) Pills

What sort of medication is Ativan?

Ativan is a trade name of the medication known as Lorazepam (generic name), which is in the class of drugs called benzodiazepines. Ativan affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced and cause anxiety, insomnia, and seizures.

Pure Lorazepam is an almost white powder that is nearly insoluble in water and oil. In medicinal form, Lorazepam is mainly available as tablets and a solution for injection but in some locations it is also available as a skin patch, an oral solution and a sublingual tablet. Lorazepam tablets of the Ativan brand also contain lactose, microcrystalline cellulose, polacrilin potassium, magnesium stearate and colouring agents.

In the generic version of Ativan manufactired by Watson Pharmaceuticals, the active ingredient, Lorazepam, is found in dosages of:

  • 0.5mg (in Watson 240 pills)
  • 1mg (in Watson 241 pills) and
  • 2mg (in Watson 242 pills).

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    See also:

    Lorazepam Quick Reference Guide

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