SoberMD - Clonazepam
Clonazepam is categorized as a central nervous system sedative/hypnotic. resources such as The Physicians' Desk Reference (PDR) or http://www.drugs.com.
(3) trembling or shaking;
(1) palpitations, pounding heart or accelerated heart rate; (2) sweating;
• somnolence (extreme drowsiness or deep, prolonged sleep) • confusion • slurred speech • impaired coordination • diminished reflexes • coma • death.
Clonazepam tablets are useful alone or as an adjunct (in combination with other medications) in the treatment of the Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (petit mal variant), akinetic and myoclonic seizures. In some studies, up to 30% of patients have shown a loss of anticonvulsant activity, often within 3 months of administration. Panic disorder (DSM-IV) is characterized by recurrent unexpected panic attacks, i.e., a discrete period of intense fear or discomfort in which four (or more) of the following symptoms develop abruptly and reach a peak within 10 minutes:. Panic disorder is characterized by the occurrence of unexpected panic attacks and associated concern about having additional attacks, worry about the implications or consequences of the attacks, and/or a significant change in behavior related to the attacks. Clonazepam Tablets are indicated for the treatment of panic disorder, with or without agoraphobia (abnormal fear of being helpless in a situation from which escape may be difficult or embarrassing that is characterized initially often by panic or anticipatory anxiety and finally by avoidance of open or public places), as defined in DSM-IV. In some cases, dosage adjustment may reestablish efficacy. In patients with absence seizures (petit mal) who have failed to respond to succinimides, Clonazepam may be useful.
(5) feeling of choking;
(7) nausea or abdominal distress;
(10) fear of losing control;
(6) chest pain or discomfort;
(4) sensations of shortness of breath or smothering;
(11) fear of dying;
(13) chills or hot flushes.
(12) paresthesias (numbness or tingling sensations);
(9) derealization (feelings of unreality) or depersonalization (being detached from oneself);
(8) feeling dizzy, unsteady, lightheaded or faint;