Review: could Clonazepam cause Cerebellar ataxia?
We study 38,678 people who have side effects while taking Clonazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Cerebellar ataxia. Find out below who they are, when they have Cerebellar ataxia and more.
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Clonazepam (latest outcomes from 41,175 users) has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Cerebellar ataxia (loss of coordination) (latest reports from 1,865 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, hiv infection, high blood pressure, herpes zoster.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 38,669 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam. Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Cerebellar Ataxia. They amount to 0.27% of all the 1,864 people who have Cerebellar Ataxia on eHealthMe.
Time on Clonazepam when people have Cerebellar ataxia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Cerebellar ataxia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Cerebellar ataxia when taking Clonazepam * :
|Cerebellar ataxia||80.00%||20.00% |
Age of people who have Cerebellar ataxia when taking Clonazepam * :
|Cerebellar ataxia||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||20.00%||0.00%||60.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Cerebellar ataxia when taking Clonazepam ** :
How people recovered from Cerebellar ataxia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteopenia (3 people, 60.00%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 60.00%)
- Gaucher's disease (1 people, 20.00%)
- Epilepsy (1 people, 20.00%)
- Partial seizures (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Citalopram (3 people, 60.00%)
- Oxycodone hcl and acetaminophen (3 people, 60.00%)
- Dicyclomine hydrochloride (3 people, 60.00%)
- Fosamax plus d (3 people, 60.00%)
- Fosamax (3 people, 60.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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