Review: could Klonopin cause Heart racing?
Summary: Heart racing could be caused by Klonopin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Neurontin, and have Anxiety.
We study 28,633 people who have side effects while taking Klonopin from FDA and social media. Among them, 571 have Heart racing. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart racing 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.
Heart racing (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 310,773 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Apr, 16, 2014: 28,633 people reported to have side effects when taking Klonopin. Among them, 571 people (1.99%) have Heart Racing. They amount to 0.18% of all the 310,689 people who have Heart Racing on eHealthMe.
Time on Klonopin when people have Heart racing * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Heart racing||17.14%||8.57%||22.86%||11.43%||20.00%||17.14%||2.86% |
Gender of people who have Heart racing when taking Klonopin * :
|Heart racing||79.17%||20.83% |
Age of people who have Heart racing when taking Klonopin * :
|Heart racing||0.00%||0.19%||0.96%||9.75%||17.59%||26.58%||26.96%||17.97% |
Severity of Heart racing when taking Klonopin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Heart racing||6.67%||80.00%||6.67%||6.67% |
How people recovered from Heart racing ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Heart racing||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (86 people, 15.06%)
- Depression (69 people, 12.08%)
- Pain (58 people, 10.16%)
- Bipolar disorder (37 people, 6.48%)
- Sleep disorder (32 people, 5.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (106 people, 18.56%)
- Seroquel (89 people, 15.59%)
- Paxil (86 people, 15.06%)
- Xanax (80 people, 14.01%)
- Ambien (77 people, 13.49%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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