What is Clonotril?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Clonazepam

Clonotril, an international brand name for clonazepam, a benzodiazepine, is used in the treatment of seizure disorders and for panic disorders. It has also been used for restless leg syndrome, neuralgia, multifocal tic disorder, parkinsonian dysarthria, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 2
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Clonotril

Side effect Patients
Drowsiness 1


Based on patients currently taking Clonotril

Dosage Patients
2 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Clonotril

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
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Currently taking Clonotril

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Clonotril

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 3
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 3
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1 patient evaluation for Clonotril

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Gender: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 2
Emotional: 4
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Overwhelming
43 M
Function: Low
Distress: High
I am: vb
I have:

See COOPERATI's full Clonotril history

May 9, 2017 (Started Apr 18, 1993)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Seizures)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Panic attacks)
  • Side effects
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 6 mg Daily

Dec 4, 2010 (Started Apr 18, 1993)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Panic attacks)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Seizures)
  • Side effects
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 6 mg Daily

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