Review: could Clonazepam cause Impotence (Erection problems)?
Summary: Impotence is found among people who take Clonazepam, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression. We study 38,857 people who have side effects while taking Clonazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 223 have Impotence. Find out below who they are, when they have Impotence and more.
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Clonazepam has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from 41,387 Clonazepam users)
Impotence (powerlessness) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 31,506 Impotence patients)
On May, 3, 2015: 38,847 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam. Among them, 217 people (0.56%) have Impotence.
Time on Clonazepam when people have Impotence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Impotence when taking Clonazepam * :
Age of people who have Impotence when taking Clonazepam * :
Severity of Impotence when taking Clonazepam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Impotence ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (67 people, 30.88%)
- Anxiety (30 people, 13.82%)
- Schizophrenia (25 people, 11.52%)
- Bipolar disorder (25 people, 11.52%)
- Insomnia (24 people, 11.06%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (45 people, 20.74%)
- Zyprexa (41 people, 18.89%)
- Seroquel (39 people, 17.97%)
- Lisinopril (27 people, 12.44%)
- Abilify (25 people, 11.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (3 weeks ago):
I have been using the listed above drugs, but recently have been feeling apathy towards sex. I feel some desire and when its time I am hindered by the sensation that I have to urinate or defecate but cannot, and thus I feel the the initial erection but cannot maintain the erection.
From this study (9 months ago):
after ingesting 25mg generic dextrostat at 9pm, I could not have sex with my girlfriend at 2-3am. I do not usually have this problem. 1.5mg clonazepam taken yesterday morning.
From this study (10 months ago):
Erection is good when I have it but sometimes dufficult to obtain
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