Review: could Clonazepam cause Restless legs syndrome (Restless leg syndrome)?
Summary: 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 38,755 people who have side effects while taking Clonazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 228 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 41,274 users)
Restless legs syndrome
Restless Legs Syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain.(latest reports from Restless Legs Syndrome 16,008 patients)
On Nov, 29, 2014: 38,737 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam. Among them, 228 people (0.59%) have Restless Legs Syndrome.
Time on Clonazepam when people have Restless legs syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Restless legs syndrome||26.32%||34.21%||2.63%||0.00%||10.53%||7.89%||18.42% |
Gender of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Clonazepam * :
|Restless legs syndrome||66.13%||33.87% |
Age of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Clonazepam * :
|Restless legs syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.48%||14.49%||25.12%||29.47%||30.43% |
Severity of Restless legs syndrome when taking Clonazepam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Restless legs syndrome||0.00%||28.57%||64.29%||7.14% |
How people recovered from Restless legs syndrome ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Restless legs syndrome||0.00%||36.36%||63.64% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (58 people, 25.44%)
- Restless legs syndrome (47 people, 20.61%)
- Pain (38 people, 16.67%)
- Sleep disorder (29 people, 12.72%)
- Anxiety (26 people, 11.40%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (50 people, 21.93%)
- Lorazepam (44 people, 19.30%)
- Aspirin (41 people, 17.98%)
- Neurontin (38 people, 16.67%)
- Zyprexa (36 people, 15.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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