Review: could Clonazepam cause Heart Attack?


Heart attack is found among people who take Clonazepam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Pain . We study 44,881 people who have side effects while taking Clonazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 526 have Heart attack. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart attack and more.

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Clonazepam has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Clonazepam 45,597 users)

Heart Attack

Heart attack has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, thrombocytopenia, drug ineffective, weakness (latest reports from 139,567 Heart attack patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

44,881 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam.
Among them, 526 people (1.17%) have Heart Attack

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Clonazepam cause Heart attack?

Time on Clonazepam when people have Heart Attack *:

  • < 1 month: 84.21 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 5.26 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 5.26 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5.26 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Heart Attack when taking Clonazepam *:

  • female: 50.86 %
  • male: 49.14 %

Age of people who have Heart Attack when taking Clonazepam *:

  • 0-1: 0.22 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.45 %
  • 20-29: 2.24 %
  • 30-39: 6.26 %
  • 40-49: 22.15 %
  • 50-59: 25.28 %
  • 60+: 43.4 %

Severity if Heart Attack when taking Clonazepam **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 50 %

How people recovered from Heart Attack **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (56 people)
  • Depression (46 people)
  • Hypertension (40 people)
  • Insomnia (36 people)
  • Anxiety (33 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (107 people)
  • Plavix (84 people)
  • Neurontin (66 people)
  • Nexium (65 people)
  • Lisinopril (65 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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