Review: could Clonazepam cause Dopamine Dysregulation Syndrome?


Dopamine dysregulation syndrome is found among people who take Clonazepam, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old also take medication Amantadine Hcl, and have Parkinson's disease . We study 38,100 people who have side effects while taking Clonazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Dopamine dysregulation syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Dopamine dysregulation syndrome and more.

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Clonazepam has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Clonazepam 39,931 users)

Dopamine Dysregulation Syndrome

Dopamine dysregulation syndrome (complication of the dopaminergic treatment in parkinson's disease) (latest reports from 120 Dopamine dysregulation syndrome patients).

On Jul, 30, 2016

38,100 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam.
Among them, 8 people (0.02%) have Dopamine Dysregulation Syndrome

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Clonazepam cause Dopamine dysregulation syndrome?

Gender of people who have Dopamine Dysregulation Syndrome when taking Clonazepam *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Dopamine Dysregulation Syndrome when taking Clonazepam *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 37.5 %
  • 50-59: 37.5 %
  • 60+: 25.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Parkinson's Disease (8 people)
  • Depressive Symptom (3 people)
  • Back Pain (3 people)
  • Akathisia (2 people)
  • Psychomotor Hyperactivity (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Levodopa (5 people)
  • Amitriptyline Hcl (5 people)
  • Amantadine Hcl (5 people)
  • Ropinirole (3 people)
  • Carbidopa And Levodopa (3 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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