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Review: Prednisone and Klonopin





Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Prednisone and Klonopin together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prednisone and Klonopin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,069 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Prednisone has active ingredients of prednisone. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis. (latest outcomes from Prednisone 150,015 users)

Klonopin has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Klonopin 31,277 users)

On Nov, 28, 2014: 3,069 people who take Prednisone, Klonopin are studied

Prednisone, Klonopin outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Prednisone (prednisone)
- Klonopin (clonazepam)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Prednisone is effective40.00%
(6 of 15 people)
50.00%
(6 of 12 people)
60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
33.33%
(2 of 6 people)
50.00%
(3 of 6 people)
75.00%
(3 of 4 people)
66.67%
(4 of 6 people)
n/a
Klonopin is effective66.67%
(2 of 3 people)
54.55%
(6 of 11 people)
28.57%
(2 of 7 people)
33.33%
(2 of 6 people)
63.64%
(7 of 11 people)
63.64%
(7 of 11 people)
42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
PyrexiaHeadacheDepressionEmotional DistressAnxietyAnxietySwollen TonguePain
PainAbasiaPulmonary SarcoidosisDepressionSuicide AttemptIrritabilityMemory ImpairmentAnxiety
Aspartate Aminotransferase IncreasedFallDrug IneffectiveHypersexualityBack PainDepressionConfusional StateBack Pain
Alanine Aminotransferase IncreasedBack PainFluid RetentionPyrexiaMajor DepressionTinnitusCellulitisDyspnoea
HeadachePainHyperglycaemiaSuicidal IdeationFallAnxiety AggravatedAbdominal DistensionAsthenia
NauseaWeight DecreasedPremature BabyObsessive-compulsive Personality DisorderLoss Of ConsciousnessConfusional StateNauseaNausea
CoughMigraineLow Birth Weight BabyPathological GamblingNephrogenic Systemic FibrosisGallbladder InjuryFaeces DiscolouredFall
Platelet Count DecreasedGait DisturbanceFoetal Exposure During PregnancyEye SwellingArthralgiaCholecystitis ChronicDifficulty In WalkingArthralgia
DyspnoeaBlood Potassium DecreasedBlood Pressure IncreasedEyelid OedemaBipolar DisorderInsomniaSkin FissuresPneumonia
Pancreatic DisorderColitisHypotensionRenal Failure ChronicIntentional OverdoseFatigueNephrogenic Systemic FibrosisDepression

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Prednisone is effective47.22%
(17 of 36 people)
55.56%
(10 of 18 people)
Klonopin is effective57.14%
(24 of 42 people)
35.29%
(6 of 17 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
PainPain
NauseaAnxiety
AnxietyBack Pain
FatigueAsthenia
Oedema PeripheralDyspnoea
DyspnoeaPyrexia
HeadachePneumonia
FallArthralgia
AstheniaAnaemia
DepressionBone Disorder

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Prednisone is effectiven/an/a33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
31.25%
(5 of 16 people)
21.95%
(9 of 41 people)
20.83%
(5 of 24 people)
40.00%
(6 of 15 people)
Klonopin is effectiven/an/a33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
16.67%
(1 of 6 people)
18.75%
(3 of 16 people)
26.19%
(11 of 42 people)
29.41%
(10 of 34 people)
26.67%
(4 of 15 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Venoocclusive Liver DiseaseHeadache NosCrohn's DiseaseVomitingAnxietyPainPainAnxiety
StomatitisGrand Mal ConvulsionImpaired Gastric EmptyingDyspnoeaBack PainDepressionNauseaPain
Respiratory DisorderEye PainDehydrationNauseaPainAnxietyFallAsthenia
VomitingConvulsionConvulsionAnaemiaNauseaArthralgiaFatigueBack Pain
Anaemia Haemolytic AutoimmunePremature BabyPainPainOedema PeripheralChest PainHeadacheDyspnoea
EpilepsyDyspepsiaPost-traumatic Stress DisorderHeadacheDepressionOedema PeripheralPneumoniaBone Disorder
Coombs Test PositiveCondition AggravatedRenal TransplantDiarrhoeaPain In ExtremityPyrexiaDyspnoeaFall
NauseaLow Birth Weight BabyRenal Cell Carcinoma Stage UnspecifiedAnxietyChest PainRashDiarrhoeaOsteonecrosis Of Jaw
Graft Versus Host DiseaseFoetal Exposure During PregnancyTardive DyskinesiaInsomniaHeadacheDyspnoeaBack PainArthralgia
PancreatitisPancytopeniaAntisocial BehaviourPyrexiaAstheniaAnaemiaAstheniaPneumonia

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    So I have had symptoms of anxiety and depression due to a lot of stressors and disasters that happened in my life over the past two years. As my anxiety got worse after a breast biopsy, I started freaking out and thinking I may have MS because my sister has MS. So I went to my GP and she decided my symptoms do not follow the symptoms of MS or any similar problem and it should most likely be anxiety. She put me on Lexapro and Clonazepam. At first I was very hesitant to take medication but as my symptoms got worse I decided to give it a try. I was on Lexopro 5 mg for about two months and then I went to 10 mg, and I would take 1 or 2 Clonazepam a day. And this all started 5 months ago. And things seemed to be working just fine.Until about two months ago I started having this freaking annoying eye twitch on my upper left eyelid. I have had eye twitches before but they always go away after a couple of days or a week top. This one has been lasting for 2 months now and seems to be just getting worse. I went to the GP and my eye doctor and they still found no cause and said it's probably stress and anxiety. I have not been overly stressed and I get plenty of sleep, 10 hrs or more! and I stopped taking caffeine and alcohol after the twitch started. Any idea? Could it be because of medication? I also need to add I have had thumb twitching and severe spasms in my muscles around my right thumb starting in May (before taking any medication).
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