Doctor insights on:
Hi! I have long term sleep seizures.Now on vimpat (lacosamide) & clobazam. Can you tell me of any pros/cons of both drugs? I take 600mg vim & 20mg clobazam nightly
Male 18 years old. Mental depression.Prescribed haloperidol, clobazam, trihexyphenidil. Is it safe?
Depression: The medicines listed here aren't standard treatment for depression, but could be for psychosis. Depending on dose Clonazepam and haloperidol can be sedating. If you aren't being treated by a psychiatrist, please see one for a thorough review of your condition. This way a clearer diagnosis can be made, so that you receive effective treatment for the symptoms you're suffering. ...Read more
Clobazam was recently prescribed as a seizure medication but now my daughter is complaining of chest pains. This is not listed as a side effect. Why could it be?
Unrelated: Clobazam: belongs to a class of medications called benzodiazepines, which act on the brain and nerves (central nervous system) to produce a calming effect. You are correct, chest pain is not commonly seen with this drug. See your internist or neurologist to evaluate other possible causes for the chest pains. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I'm 41 & i've had sleep seizures for 34 yrs. I've just changed meds from 1200mg tegretol to 600mg lacosamide & 20mg clobazam. Can my sperm be affected?
Clobazam=clonazepam : www.ehealthme.com/ds/clonazepam/sperm+analysis+abnormal on sep, 17, 2013: 34, 973 people reported to have side effects when taking clonazepam. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has sperm analysis abnormal. To date i could find no reference to low sperm count with the use of locosmide(vimpat). ...Read more
Psychiatrist prescribed me clobazam and cipralex for 4 days for mild depression, are 4 days enough for the treatement? Any withdrawal symptoms?
I am 62 years male.i have acute infarct in left frontal lobe. I am on clobazam + asprin + atorvastatin+levicitam.
For how long do i need to take it.
Brain infarct: You need to follow your doctors instuctions very carefully, and take medication and treatment as it is prescribed. Get regular follow up appointments. ...Read more
I'm 36 weeks pregnant and having sleeping problem--i can't get good sleep at night some time i take pills clobazam 10mg will it be any prob for my baby?
What did your OB SAY: You should be asking this to the OB taking care of you , and go by your ob's rec, i would not advise that if you were my pt, i would advise my pt to take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) 25-50mg if necessary for sleep and if the problem gets worse i would offer to induce my pt between 39-40 weeks which is the safest time for the baby to deliver, I do not let any of my pts go past their due date. ...Read more
Tencon is combo of…: Butalbital ( a potentially habit-forming barbiturate) & Acetaminophen (tylenol (acetaminophen) et al) used in the treatment of tension headache. Due to addictive potential, other modalities should be tried first: nsaids, moist heat to neck & shoulders, massage therapy, neck & shoulder stretching exercises, stress management. ...Read more