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should i not drink coffee if i have to take clonazepam to calm down and sleep?

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Dr. Nabil Moufarrej
43 years experience Sleep Medicine
Medication: Yes avoid concomitant stimulating and calming drug intake they will stop working.
Answered on Aug 13, 2013
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Limit caffeine intake to 1-2 cups in morning or early afternoon, or try decaf.
Aug 18, 2012
Dr. Alessandra Bertolucci
32 years experience Ophthalmology
No coffee: Coffee is good but not for calming or if you need help to sleep.
Answered on Apr 25, 2016
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Coffee: Coffee might lower the efficacy of klonopin, (clonazepam) otherwise safe if taken separately.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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