Clonazepam and Restless legs syndrome - from FDA reports
Restless legs syndrome is found among people who take Clonazepam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression . We study 58,007 people who have side effects while taking Clonazepam from FDA. Among them, 371 have Restless legs syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless legs 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 62,632 users)
Restless Legs Syndrome
Restless legs syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain (latest reports from 25,236 Restless legs syndrome patients).
On Jan, 31, 2017
58,007 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam.
Among them, 371 people (0.64%) have Restless Legs Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Clonazepam when people have Restless Legs Syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 36 %
- 1 - 6 months: 56 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4 %
- 10+ years: 4 %
Gender of people who have Restless Legs Syndrome when taking Clonazepam *:
- female: 72.42 %
- male: 27.58 %
Age of people who have Restless Legs Syndrome when taking Clonazepam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.38 %
- 20-29: 1.03 %
- 30-39: 13.79 %
- 40-49: 15.17 %
- 50-59: 29.66 %
- 60+: 38.97 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (84 people, 22.64%)
- Pain (53 people, 14.29%)
- Stress And Anxiety (44 people, 11.86%)
- Sleep Disorder (39 people, 10.51%)
- Muscle Spasms (33 people, 8.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (51 people, 13.75%)
- Neurontin (50 people, 13.48%)
- Lorazepam (43 people, 11.59%)
- Aspirin (42 people, 11.32%)
- Prilosec (36 people, 9.70%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (104 people, 28.03%)
- Insomnia (104 people, 28.03%)
- Fatigue (92 people, 24.80%)
- Headache (89 people, 23.99%)
- Depression (88 people, 23.72%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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