Klonopin Oral Disintegrating Tablet 0.125Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Klonopin: Oral disintegrating tablet (0.125mg)

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What is this Medicine?

CLONAZEPAM (kloe NA ze pam) is a benzodiazepine. It is used to treat certain types of seizures. It is also used to treat Panic Disorder.

In-Depth Information

Klonopin 0.125mg Wafer

NDC: 000040279
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Myoclonic Seizures, Absence Seizures, Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome, Panic Disorder

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS), Insomnia, Nystagmus

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Klonopin 0.125mg Wafer

Reported Side Effects for Klonopin 0.125mg Wafer

Muscle Pain Incidence:
<4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Sexual Desire Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vaginal Infection Incidence:
<4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Infection Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Emotional Lability Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
<4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Menstrual Cramps Incidence:
<6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Double Vision Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Metallic Taste Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Yawning Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nightmares Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Paresis Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weight Loss Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Gain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Excitability Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Sexual Desire Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hypoesthesia Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Flushing Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Excessive Mucle Tone Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Shivering Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Hoarseness Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Urine Discoloration Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Postural Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Migraine Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Extra Saliva Production Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hemorrhoids Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Gout Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Gas Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nose Bleed Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Swelling Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bladder Infection Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Allergic Skin Reaction Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Yeast Infection Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hair Loss Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Acne Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Back Pain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Causing To Be Hungry Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inceased Urination Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Cramps Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Irregular Periods Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Bleeding Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dry Eyes Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Retaining Urine Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Uncontrolled Urination Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Shaking Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sneezing Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Heartburn Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Thoughts Of Suicide Incidence:
0.4%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Incoordination Incidence:
1.0-30.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Confusion Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Urination Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Memory Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Rhinitis Incidence:
2.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sinus Infection Incidence:
2.0-8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Flu Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dysarthria Incidence:
3.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
5.0-12.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Depression Incidence:
6.0-8.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
6.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
26.0-50.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Klonopin 0.125mg Wafer

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Klonopin 0.125mg Wafer(Clonazepam)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Clonazepam)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Klonopin 0.125mg Wafer(Clonazepam)
Marijuana and Benzodiazepines(Clonazepam)
Avoid Marijuana, Medical while you are taking Benzodiazepines to reduce anxiety or to induce sleep or sedation. Using some of these drugs along with Marijuana can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery if you are using Marijuana, Medical. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Klonopin 0.125mg Wafer(Clonazepam)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Benzodiazepines(Clonazepam)
Although an interaction is possible, these drugs are often used together. Benzodiazepines include drugs for anxiety or sleep, such as Ativan, Dalmane, Doral, Halcion, Klonopin, Librium, ProSom, Restoril, Serax, Tranxene, Valium, and Xanax. Caffeine may increase nervousness or sleeplessness. If you are taking a Benzodiazepine to help you sleep, avoid taking Caffeine and Caffeine-containing foods or beverages like colas, coffee, teas, or chocolates within several hours prior to bedtime.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

SECOND Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

THIRD Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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