Klonopin Oral Tablet 0.5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Klonopin: Oral tablet (0.5mg)

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Klonopin 0.5mg Tab
Genentech Inc
Pill Identification: 1/2 KLONOPIN  |  ROCHE

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.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Klonopin: Oral tablet(0.5mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Klonopin 0.5mg Tablet

NDC: 000040068
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Klonopin 0.5mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_5850.JPG
Genentech Inc
Pill Identification: 1/2 KLONOPIN  |  ROCHE
Shape: round
Color: orange
Daily Life Interactions for Klonopin 0.5mg Tablet

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 0.5mg Tablet(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 0.5mg Tablet(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 0.5mg Tablet(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 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Second Trimester

Class 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Third Trimester

Class 3 - Risk Documented in Animals

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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