Lehigh Acres, FL
A 28-year-old male asked:

I'm taking 1mg clonazepam daily for anxiety. been on it 12 days. doctor wants me to take it for 3 months. is this safe? withdrawal? i am scared.

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Robert Fietsam
Surgery - Thoracic 37 years experience
Yes...safe: After 3 months, it would be safe to wean off 1 mg/day. First, 0.5 mg/day x 7 days, than 1/4 mg x 7 days. Rebound anxiety is the biggest concern
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