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Clonazepam - The Palliative Care Handbook

10/22/2014
08:00 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

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Clonazepam - The Palliative Care Handbook

Increased clinical effect/toxicity of clonazepam (due to increased blood Cost: Approx $0.06 to $0.11 per tab, $0.74 per mL oral drops, $3.80 per 1 mg inj. Notes.

The Palliative Care Handbook Context (Rivotril™, Paxam™).

Mechanism of action: may enhance the effect of GABA, an inhibitory neurotransmitter in the CNS.

Send Feedback Topic Code: 19411. Once printed, this is no longer a controlled document. Note: Only the electronic version is controlled.

diazepam 5 mg = lorazepam 0.5 to 1 mg = clonazepam 0.5 mg = temazepam 10 mg = midazolam 7.5 mg = triazolam 0.25 mg.

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Contraindications/cautions: avoid sudden withdrawal, respiratory depression Adverse reactions:

Pharmacological properties of benzodiazepines and other hypnotics Drug Anxiolytic Night sedation Muscle relaxant Anticonvulsant Diazepam +++ + +++ ++ Lorazepam +++ ++ + + Clonazepam ++ + + +++ Temazepam + +++ + + Midazolam + +++ + +++ Zopiclone - +++

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Syringe driver: see syringe driver compatibility table.

Half life: > 30 hours (18 to 45 hours) Availability :

Class: anticonvulsant - benzodiazepine Indication: epilepsy, convulsions.

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Onset: oral (seizure control) 20 to 40 minutes.

Cost: Approx $0.06 to $0.11 per tab, $0.74 per mL oral drops, $3.80 per 1 mg inj Notes:

Metabolism/clearance: metabolised by metabolising enzyme CYP3A4/5/7 mainly in the liver Interactions:

Unlicensed indications: sedation, anxiety, agitation, restless leg syndrome, neuropathic pain, dyspnoea, hiccups, myoclonic jerks, subcutaneous injection /infusion.

Dosing: sedation, anxiety, agitation, restless leg syndrome, neuropathic pain, dyspnoea, hiccups, convulsions.

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Rivotril Oral liquid NPS MedicineWise

8/21/2014
06:40 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

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Rivotril Oral liquid NPS MedicineWise

RIVOTRIL drops and tablets are used for the treatment of epilepsy in.. Group; Optometrists Association Australia; Palliative Care Australia.

Continue taking RIVOTRIL until your doctor ls you to stop.

l your doctor if you notice any of the following and they worry you:

Rivotril Oral liquid is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient clonazepam.

Do not leave it in the car or on window sills.

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Palliative care Neurological symptoms

6/20/2014
04:40 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

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Palliative care Neurological symptoms

In the palliative care setting, neurologic symptoms may be caused by a 2 Clonazepam is available in an oral drop preparation such that.

Neurological symptoms will vary with the type and location of the tumour. In the palliative care setting, neurologic symptoms may be caused by a variety of factors including primary and metastatic malignancies, neurodegenerative disease and the side effects of medications.

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Administration of PC medications

4/19/2014
02:40 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

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Administration of PC medications

Medications that have been given by non-traditional ways in palliative care. CLONAZEPAM drops 2.5mg/mL (Rivotril), Sublingual, The oral drops are a.

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