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No I would suggest you do not use Ativan after 8 hours of drinking
The mean half-life of lorazepam in human plasma is about 12 hours and for its major metabolite, lorazepam glucuronide, about 18 hours.
Both Ativan and Alcohol have a depressant effect on central nervous system and if you take them concomitantly or at an interval of few hours, it may lead to exacerbated drowsiness and respiratory depression
So in my opinion you should not use Ativan 8 hours after drinking
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i already took the ativan 8 hours after drinking. i feel ok just a little tired. am i safe to go to sleep? do I need to seek medical attention even if i feel ok?
Well in that case yes it is safe and you can go to sleep if you want to but be more cautious for the next time
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