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. This review analyzes which people have Restless legs syndrome with Clonazepam. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 62,496 people who have side effects when taking Clonazepam from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 07, 2017
62,496 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam.
Among them, 399 people (0.64%) have Restless Legs Syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Clonazepam when people have Restless Legs Syndrome *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 58.33 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.17 %
- 10+ years: 4.17 %
Gender of people who have Restless Legs Syndrome when taking Clonazepam *:
- female: 71.24 %
- male: 28.76 %
Age of people who have Restless Legs Syndrome when taking Clonazepam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.29 %
- 20-29: 1.61 %
- 30-39: 12.9 %
- 40-49: 15.16 %
- 50-59: 29.68 %
- 60+: 39.35 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (86 people, 21.55%)
- Pain (56 people, 14.04%)
- Stress And Anxiety (48 people, 12.03%)
- Sleep Disorder (42 people, 10.53%)
- Muscle Spasms (35 people, 8.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (53 people, 13.28%)
- Neurontin (50 people, 12.53%)
- Lorazepam (43 people, 10.78%)
- Aspirin (42 people, 10.53%)
- Prilosec (38 people, 9.52%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (110 people, 27.57%)
- Stress And Anxiety (109 people, 27.32%)
- Fatigue (97 people, 24.31%)
- Depression (97 people, 24.31%)
- Headache (95 people, 23.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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