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can I cut my .5 mg of lorazepam in half and still take it.

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can I cut my .5 mg of lorazepam in half and still take it. Is it safe?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Sophie :: Medicine & Neurology replied 6 years ago.

Yes, it is safe to cut lorazepam tablets in half.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.

thanks, XXXXX XXXXX question, what if any effect would .25 mg lorazepam have on me, if any. I have not taken a pill of anything in over 5 years. I have anxiety of just thinking about taking it. Thanks again

Expert:  Dr. Sophie :: Medicine & Neurology replied 6 years ago.
It will calm you down and relax you. Take it only if you really need it.
0.25mg is a very small dose.
Make sure you do not take it if you are planning to have any alcohol.
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