Review: taking Klonopin and Soma together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Klonopin and Soma together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Klonopin and Soma. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,228 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Klonopin

Klonopin has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Klonopin 30,860 users)

Soma

Soma has active ingredients of carisoprodol. It is often used in muscle spasms. (latest outcomes from Soma 9,419 users)

On Jul, 29, 2016

1,228 people who take Klonopin, Soma are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Klonopin and Soma drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Klonopin:
  • < 1 month: 9.0% - (1 of 11 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 44.0% - (8 of 18 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 66.0% - (4 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.0% - (1 of 8 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 45.0% - (9 of 20 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 58.0% - (7 of 12 people)
  • 10+ years: 96.0% - (24 of 25 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Soma:
  • < 1 month: 15.0% - (2 of 13 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 57.0% - (11 of 19 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 23.0% - (3 of 13 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 44.0% - (8 of 18 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 37.0% - (3 of 8 people)
  • 10+ years: 80.0% - (17 of 21 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Klonopin:
  • female: 53.0% - (42 of 79 people)
  • male: 57.0% - (12 of 21 people)
Soma:
  • female: 46.0% - (36 of 77 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (10 of 20 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Klonopin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 41.0% - (5 of 12 people)
  • 30-39: 51.0% - (14 of 27 people)
  • 40-49: 35.0% - (5 of 14 people)
  • 50-59: 40.0% - (11 of 27 people)
  • 60+: 95.0% - (19 of 20 people)
Soma:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 54.0% - (6 of 11 people)
  • 30-39: 37.0% - (10 of 27 people)
  • 40-49: 7.0% - (1 of 13 people)
  • 50-59: 38.0% - (10 of 26 people)
  • 60+: 95.0% - (19 of 20 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • headache - mixed tension migraine
  • lightheadedness - dizzy
  • sedation
  • agitation
  • gait disturbance
  • irritability
  • multiple drug overdose
  • multiple drug overdose accidental
  • psychomotor retardation
  • stupor
1 - 6 months:
  • dental caries
  • drug dependence
  • mental disorder due to a general medical condition
  • abdomen - swollen
  • aches - leg
  • chest pressure sensation
  • cluster headache
  • dystonia
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • heart palpitations
6 - 12 months:
  • hallucination, visual
  • hot flashes
  • dental caries
  • drug dependence
  • mental disorder due to a general medical condition
  • drug toxicity
  • dyspnoea
  • hypersomnia
  • hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • pulmonary oedema
1 - 2 years:
  • dental caries
  • mental disorder due to a general medical condition
  • drug dependence
  • dry mouth
  • tooth infection
  • tooth loss
  • emotional distress
  • cardiomyopathy
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • neuropathy
2 - 5 years:
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • headache - mixed tension migraine
  • high blood cholesterol
  • lightheadedness - dizzy
  • low thyroid
  • muscle weakness
  • sleep disorder
  • colitis
  • dental caries
5 - 10 years:
  • hallucination, visual
  • hot flashes
  • anxiety
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • depression
  • emotional disorder
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • depression suicidal
  • fibromyalgia
10+ years:
  • abdomen - swollen
  • aches - leg
  • chest pressure sensation
  • cluster headache
  • depression
  • dystonia
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • heart palpitations
  • restless legs syndrome
  • breast cancer
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • depression
  • nausea
  • headache
  • insomnia
  • pain in extremity
  • drug ineffective
  • fall

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • nausea
  • back pain
  • headache
  • insomnia
  • dyspnoea
  • fall
  • pain in extremity
male:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • drug dependence
  • drug ineffective
  • back pain
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • depression
  • insomnia
  • pain in extremity
  • arthralgia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • gastritis
  • pancreatitis
10-19:
  • drug abuser
  • aggression
  • agitation
  • anger
  • constipation
  • deafness
  • disturbance in attention
  • drug ineffective
  • erection increased
  • fatigue
20-29:
  • suicidal ideation
  • abdominal pain
  • back pain
  • drug dependence
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • dysuria
  • vaginal discharge
  • palpitations
30-39:
  • depression
  • back pain
  • pain in extremity
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • pain
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • drug dependence
  • drug ineffective
  • hypoaesthesia
40-49:
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • pain
  • depression
  • headache
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • fall
  • insomnia
  • drug dependence
50-59:
  • pain
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • insomnia
  • headache
  • back pain
  • chest pain
  • diarrhoea
  • cough
60+:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • pain in extremity
  • back pain
  • anhedonia
  • bone disorder
  • impaired healing
  • pain in jaw
  • tooth disorder
  • hyperhidrosis

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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