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Xanax vs Valium vs Klonopin vs Lorazepam for a male patient aged 27

This is personalized comparison of Xanax vs Valium vs Klonopin vs Lorazepam for a male aged 27. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What are the drugs

Xanax (latest outcomes from 59,014 users) has active ingredients of alprazolam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Valium (latest outcomes from 21,823 users) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Klonopin (latest outcomes from 31,296 users) has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

Lorazepam (latest outcomes from 47,105 users) has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

On Jan, 25, 2015: 5,346 male patients aged 21 who take the same drugs are studied in Xanax vs Valium vs Klonopin vs Lorazepam

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male21Meniere's Disease

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Xanax alprazolamnot specified
Valium diazepamnot specified
Klonopin clonazepamnot specified
Lorazepam lorazepamnot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 21 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

XanaxValiumKlonopinLorazepam
Desoxyn

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
XanaxValiumKlonopinLorazepam
Cardiac ArrestDrug ToxicityAnxietyAnxiety
Respiratory Arrest (cessation of normal respiration due to failure of the lungs to function effectively)OverdosePyrexia (fever)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life)Completed Suicide (act of taking one's own life)Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)Agitation (state of anxiety or nervous excitement)
Drug AbusePyrexia (fever)Insomnia (sleeplessness)Pyrexia (fever)
PoisoningMultiple Drug OverdoseSuicidal IdeationSuicidal Ideation
AnxietyAccidental OverdoseNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Vomiting
Drug ToxicitySuicidal IdeationHeadache (pain in head)Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
Cardio-respiratory Arrest (sudden dysfunction of heart and lungs)Insomnia (sleeplessness)AggressionInsomnia (sleeplessness)
Multiple Drug OverdoseCondition AggravatedFatigue (feeling of tiredness)Headache (pain in head)
Suicide AttemptAnxietySuicide AttemptSuicide Attempt

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
XanaxValiumKlonopinLorazepam
Drug ToxicityPinwormsAnxietyPupillary Disorder (disorder of the pupil of eyes)
Feeling AbnormalFatigue (feeling of tiredness)AggressionOverdose
VomitingRestlessness (not able to rest)Schizophrenia (a mental disorder characterized by a breakdown of thought processes)Drug Effect Decreased
Intentional OverdoseRapid Heart BeatConvulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
Activities Of Daily Living ImpairedSexual Dysfunction (difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of a normal sexual activity)Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome (a life-threatening neurological disorder most often caused by an adverse reaction to neuroleptic or antipsychotic agents)
Multiple Drug Overdose IntentionalChills (felling of cold)Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (a powerful urge to move your legs)
Hyperhidrosis (abnormally increased sweating)HostilityLethargy (tiredness)
Urine Alcohol Test PositiveApathy
AggressionPancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)
Loss Of ConsciousnessRectal Haemorrhage (bleeding from anus)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Xanax2.06%21.65%20.62%35.05%20.62%
Valium2.33%13.95%53.49%20.93%9.30%
Klonopin7.41%24.07%30.56%30.56%7.41%
Lorazepam7.41%25.93%31.48%24.07%11.11%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Xanax (alprazolam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Valium (diazepam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Klonopin (clonazepam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Lorazepam (lorazepam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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