Quoting Bangarang:" <blockquote><b>Quoting bb&b:</b>" You're talking to someone with diagnosed panic disorder, ... [snip!] ... I feel like my heart is racing but when I put my hand to my chest it doesnt feel like it. Is that normal?"
very normal. The sooner you find something other to focus on other than how out of sorts you feel the faster you will drowsy. I've taken ativan for anxiety but valium only once so im not totally sure. I just know that 2mg of ativan is potent and a .5mg is enough to take the edge off.