Review: could Clonazepam cause Heart racing?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 3, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.1/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 38,505 people who take Clonazepam. Among them, 546 have Heart racing. See who they are, when they have Heart racing and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Clonazepam (latest outcomes from 41,036 users) has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Clonazepam include stress and anxiety, nausea, nausea aggravated, fatigue, weakness.
Heart racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 303,988 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Feb, 28, 2014: 36,501 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam. Among them, 505 people (1.38%) have Heart Racing.
Time on Clonazepam when people have Heart racing * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart racing||38.24%||11.76%||5.88%||11.76%||26.47%||5.88%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Heart racing when taking Clonazepam * :
|Heart racing||76.28%||23.72% |
Age of people who have Heart racing when taking Clonazepam * :
|Heart racing||0.00%||0.66%||0.66%||6.42%||17.26%||23.89%||24.78%||26.33% |
Severity of Heart racing when taking Clonazepam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart racing||12.50%||62.50%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Heart racing ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Heart racing||33.33%||33.33%||33.33% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (56 people, 11.09%)
- Anxiety (53 people, 10.50%)
- Pain (33 people, 6.53%)
- Insomnia (28 people, 5.54%)
- Multiple sclerosis (25 people, 4.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paxil (67 people, 13.27%)
- Aspirin (60 people, 11.88%)
- Trazodone hcl (49 people, 9.70%)
- Synthroid (47 people, 9.31%)
- Ambien (45 people, 8.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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