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Please describe the medication: clonazepam?

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Dr. Brian Writer
Psychiatry
9 doctors agree

In brief: Benzodiazepine

Klonopin (clonazepam) belongs to a class of medications called benzodiazepines.
They are also referred to as sedative-hypnotics & anxiolytics. These medications are used for a variety of indications to include anxiety, insomnia, muscle spasm, seizure, & alcohol withdrawal. All benzodiazepines including Clonazepam are potentially habit forming. Alcohol should be avoided when taking these.

In brief: Benzodiazepine

Klonopin (clonazepam) belongs to a class of medications called benzodiazepines.
They are also referred to as sedative-hypnotics & anxiolytics. These medications are used for a variety of indications to include anxiety, insomnia, muscle spasm, seizure, & alcohol withdrawal. All benzodiazepines including Clonazepam are potentially habit forming. Alcohol should be avoided when taking these.
Dr. Brian Writer
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Dr. Shah Nawaz
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Long acting

It's long acting benzo helps anxiety even absence seizure panic disorder.
Leg movement also have risk is abuse and dependence.

In brief: Long acting

It's long acting benzo helps anxiety even absence seizure panic disorder.
Leg movement also have risk is abuse and dependence.
Dr. Shah Nawaz
Dr. Shah Nawaz
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