Review: could Clonazepam cause Weakness?
Summary: Weakness could be caused by Clonazepam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 38,594 people who have side effects while taking Clonazepam from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,121 have Weakness. Find out below who they are, when they have Weakness and more.
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Clonazepam (latest outcomes from 41,080 users) has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Weakness (latest reports from 1,324,899 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 38,552 people reported to have side effects when taking Clonazepam. Among them, 2,121 people (5.50%) have Weakness. They amount to 0.16% of all the 1,323,322 people who have Weakness on eHealthMe.
Time on Clonazepam when people have Weakness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Weakness when taking Clonazepam * :
Age of people who have Weakness when taking Clonazepam * :
Severity of Weakness when taking Clonazepam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Weakness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (292 people, 13.77%)
- Pain (233 people, 10.99%)
- Anxiety (162 people, 7.64%)
- Hypertension (135 people, 6.36%)
- Osteoporosis (133 people, 6.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (359 people, 16.93%)
- Nexium (232 people, 10.94%)
- Neurontin (216 people, 10.18%)
- Prednisone (209 people, 9.85%)
- Omeprazole (205 people, 9.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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