Review: could Klonopin cause Death?
Summary: Death could be caused by Klonopin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Paxil, and have Depression.
We study 28,633 people who have side effects while taking Klonopin from FDA and social media. Among them, 371 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.
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Klonopin (latest outcomes from 31,116 users) has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Klonopin include nausea aggravated, nausea, depression, stress and anxiety, anxiety aggravated.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 28,633 people reported to have side effects when taking Klonopin. Among them, 378 people (1.32%) have Death. They amount to 0.07% of all the 531,918 people who have Death on eHealthMe.
Time on Klonopin when people have Death * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Death when taking Klonopin * :
Age of people who have Death when taking Klonopin * :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (53 people, 14.02%)
- Anxiety (42 people, 11.11%)
- Pain (37 people, 9.79%)
- Insomnia (28 people, 7.41%)
- Sleep disorder (21 people, 5.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Paxil (77 people, 20.37%)
- Ambien (77 people, 20.37%)
- Seroquel (63 people, 16.67%)
- Lasix (52 people, 13.76%)
- Cymbalta (47 people, 12.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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My mom died from a combination of these drugs at therapeutic doses. She did not mean to die, but went to sleep and never woke up. User beware!
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