Review: could Clonazepam cause Skin Rash?


Skin rash is found among people who take Clonazepam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamictal, and have Depression . We study 44,881 people who have side effects while taking Clonazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,411 have Skin rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin rash and more.

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Clonazepam has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Clonazepam 45,597 users)

Skin Rash

Skin rash has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, renal failure acute, appetite - decreased, diarrhea (latest reports from 170,463 Skin rash patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

44,881 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam.
Among them, 1,411 people (3.14%) have Skin Rash

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Clonazepam cause Skin rash?

Time on Clonazepam when people have Skin Rash *:

  • < 1 month: 65 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 5 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 6 %
  • 10+ years: 1 %

Gender of people who have Skin Rash when taking Clonazepam *:

  • female: 66.19 %
  • male: 33.81 %

Age of people who have Skin Rash when taking Clonazepam *:

  • 0-1: 0.09 %
  • 2-9: 1.2 %
  • 10-19: 1.11 %
  • 20-29: 6.68 %
  • 30-39: 11.57 %
  • 40-49: 24.42 %
  • 50-59: 25.11 %
  • 60+: 29.82 %

Severity if Skin Rash when taking Clonazepam **:

  • least: 6.25 %
  • moderate: 68.75 %
  • severe: 25.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Skin Rash **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 14.29 %
  • not yet: 85.71 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (165 people)
  • Anxiety (134 people)
  • Pain (131 people)
  • Bipolar Disorder (111 people)
  • Hypertension (97 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lamictal (151 people)
  • Aspirin (133 people)
  • Prednisone (120 people)
  • Neurontin (113 people)
  • Zoloft (109 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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