Review: could Klonopin cause Osteoporosis?


Osteoporosis is found among people who take Klonopin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Osteoporosis . We study 32,703 people who have side effects while taking Klonopin from FDA and social media. Among them, 235 have Osteoporosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Osteoporosis and more.

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Klonopin has active ingredients of clonazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Klonopin 34,949 users)


Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break) has been reported by people with pain, weakness, back pain, joint pain, pain in extremity (latest reports from 121,438 Osteoporosis patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

32,703 people reported to have side effects when taking Klonopin.
Among them, 235 people (0.72%) have Osteoporosis

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Klonopin cause Osteoporosis?

Time on Klonopin when people have Osteoporosis *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.5 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 75.0 %
  • 10+ years: 12.5 %

Gender of people who have Osteoporosis when taking Klonopin *:

  • female: 82.25 %
  • male: 17.75 %

Age of people who have Osteoporosis when taking Klonopin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.5 %
  • 10-19: 1.49 %
  • 20-29: 1.99 %
  • 30-39: 2.49 %
  • 40-49: 18.91 %
  • 50-59: 47.26 %
  • 60+: 27.36 %

Severity if Osteoporosis when taking Klonopin **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Osteoporosis (63 people)
  • Pain (36 people)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (30 people)
  • Anxiety (30 people)
  • Depression (25 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (82 people)
  • Wellbutrin (73 people)
  • Prilosec (67 people)
  • Fosamax (66 people)
  • Celebrex (60 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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