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I am a bit confused. I picked up a script for lorazepam and the directions seem off for me. It says take 90 at bed time. Should I be worried?
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Welcome to JA and thanks for this question. Actually you are correct, you cannot take 90 tablets at once and it cant be 90 mg at bed time either, both of those are an excessive dose of lorazepam. It could be that they wanted to write take between 9 pm to bedtime or they wanted to write down take 9 mg at bedtime even though that is a high dose as well. Do you have a picture of the instructions that you can post here? Also why have you been advised lorazepam? For insomnia / inability to sleep?

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