Review: could Clonazepam cause Apnea (Breathing - slowed or stopped)?
Summary: Apnea is found among people who take Clonazepam, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Alprazolam, and have Psychotic disorder.
We study 38,829 people who have side effects while taking Clonazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 625 have Apnea. Find out below who they are, when they have Apnea and more.
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Clonazepam has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 41,361 Clonazepam users)
Apnea (temporary absence or cessation of breathing) has been reported by people with pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, asthma. (latest reports from 16,011 Apnea patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 38,829 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam. Among them, 625 people (1.61%) have Apnea.
Time on Clonazepam when people have Apnea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Apnea when taking Clonazepam * :
Age of people who have Apnea when taking Clonazepam * :
Severity of Apnea when taking Clonazepam ** :
How people recovered from Apnea ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Psychotic disorder (28 people, 4.48%)
- Pain (23 people, 3.68%)
- Breakthrough pain (17 people, 2.72%)
- Headache (9 people, 1.44%)
- Migraine (9 people, 1.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Alprazolam (90 people, 14.40%)
- Methadone hcl (65 people, 10.40%)
- Oxycodone hcl (62 people, 9.92%)
- Mirtazapine (50 people, 8.00%)
- Carisoprodol (43 people, 6.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Adderall 10, Folic Acid, Klonopin, Zanaflex, Lamictal for a 34-year old woman with ADHD, Bipolar Ii Disorder, Anxiety Disorder, Insomnia, Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Eye Pain, Fatigue, Light Sensitivity, Blurred Vision
- A study of drug interactions between Klonopin, Celebrex, Adderall 30, Norco for a 34-year old woman with Costochondritis, Inflammation, Adhd And Fatigue From Fibro Fibro Fog, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Fontanelles - Sunken, Painful Response To Normal Stimuli
- A study of drug interactions between Trazodone Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Lamotrigine, Adderall for a 38-year old woman with Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Adhd. The patient has Fever
- A study of drug interactions between Pravastatin Sodium, Nexium, Lexapro, Lamotrigine, Truvada, Isentress, Clonazepam for a 68-year old woman with High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Gerd, Depression, Bipolar 2, Hiv Infection Cdc Category A1, Sleep Phase Rhythm Disturbance. The patient has Headache - Mixed Tension Migraine, Dry Eyes
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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