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A 34-year-old member asked:

Is it safe to take effexor (venlafaxine) and klonopin before bed?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 52 years experience
Yes: Take your medications as prescribed by your doctor. Normally Effexor (venlafaxine) is used in am, since it can disrupt sleep. Klonopin is used at night, but can be dosed throughout the day for severe anxiety or seizures.
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