What is PMS-Clonazepam?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Clonazepam

PMS-Clonazepam, a Canadian brand name for clonazepam, is in a class of drugs called benzodiazepines. Clonazepam affects chemicals in your brain that may become unbalanced and cause seizures or symptoms of panic disorder. Clonazepam is used to treat seizures and panic disorder.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Anxious mood 26 8
Panic disorder 7 3
Stiffness/spasticity 6 1
Panic attacks 4 3
Epilepsy 2 1
Generalized anxiety disorder 2 1

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
1
Moderate
4
Mild
4
None
10

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with PMS-Clonazepam

Side effect Patients
Derealization 1
Dizziness and feeling faint 1
Drowsiness 1
Hallucinations 1
Horrifying nightmares 1
Lethargy 1

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Dosages

Based on patients currently taking PMS-Clonazepam

Dosage Patients
1 mg daily 3
0.25 mg daily 1
0.5 mg daily 1
0.5 mg three times daily 1
2 mg daily 1
6 mg daily 1
50 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking PMS-Clonazepam

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 3
Side effects too severe 3
Doctor's advice 2
Personal research 1
See all 9 patients who've stopped taking PMS-Clonazepam

Duration

Currently taking PMS-Clonazepam

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 4
10 years or more 3

Stopped taking PMS-Clonazepam

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 3
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 2
10 years or more 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 9
Usually 7
Sometimes 2
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 15
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 9
Not specified 10

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking PMS-Clonazepam after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Alprazolam (Xanax) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for PMS-Clonazepam.