Clonazepam

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What Are The Uses Of Clonazepam?

It is It is a tranquillizer which belongs to benzodiazepine class.

It is used in the treatment of following conditions:

  • Seizure/ epilepsy
  • Convulsions
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Panic disorders
  • Muscle disorders like restless leg syndrome, rapid eye movement disorder 

What Are The Side Effects Of Clonazepam?

Some of the common side-effects are:

  • Muscle weakness
  • Sedation, Drowsiness
  • Motor impairment

Less commonly observed side effects are:

  • Headache
  • Impaired coordination
  • Hallucinations
  • Short term memory loss
  • Confusion
  • Hangover like symptoms  if taken before sleep

Rarely seen side effects are:

  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Psychosis
  • Incontinence
  • Liver damage
  • Suicidal thoughts

Consult your doctor if any of the above side effects gets worse.

NOTE:

An overdose of  Clonazepam may cause following severe side effects:

  • Sleepiness
  • Low blood pressure
  • Nausea
  • Confusion
  • Extreme drowsiness
  • Muscle weakness

What Are The Contraindications Of Clonazepam?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Pregnant or planning for pregnancy, breast feeding
  • Liver disease
  • Acute narrow-angle glaucoma
  • Porphyria

What Are The Uses Of Clonazepam?

It is It is a tranquillizer which belongs to benzodiazepine class.

It is used in the treatment of following conditions:

  • Seizure/ epilepsy
  • Convulsions
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Panic disorders
  • Muscle disorders like restless leg syndrome, rapid eye movement disorder 

What Are The Side Effects Of Clonazepam?

Some of the common side-effects are:

  • Muscle weakness
  • Sedation, Drowsiness
  • Motor impairment

Less commonly observed side effects are:

  • Headache
  • Impaired coordination
  • Hallucinations
  • Short term memory loss
  • Confusion
  • Hangover like symptoms  if taken before sleep

Rarely seen side effects are:

  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Psychosis
  • Incontinence
  • Liver damage
  • Suicidal thoughts

Consult your doctor if any of the above side effects gets worse.

NOTE:

An overdose of  Clonazepam may cause following severe side effects:

  • Sleepiness
  • Low blood pressure
  • Nausea
  • Confusion
  • Extreme drowsiness
  • Muscle weakness

What Are The Contraindications Of Clonazepam?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Pregnant or planning for pregnancy, breast feeding
  • Liver disease
  • Acute narrow-angle glaucoma
  • Porphyria