Skip to Content

Are klonopin the same as valium?

Answers (1)

Rajive Goel 4 Feb 2012

Klonopin (clonazepam) is a prescription medication approved to treat the following conditions:

Epileptic seizures, particularly the following types of seizures: Seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (a severe form of epilepsy); Akinetic seizures (also known as atonic seizures), which are characterized by a sudden loss of muscle tone, causing "drop attacks"; Myoclonic seizures, which are characterized by sudden, brief muscle jerks; Absence seizures, which are characterized by brief periods of decreased awareness or "spacing out." Panic disorder.

Valium (diazepam) is a prescription medication that is used to treat the following conditions: Anxiety; Alcohol withdrawal; Muscle spasms; Seizures (when used along with other seizure medications).

Both meds are prescribed for different conditions/ailments, however for more info do talk to the doc/pharmacist who may heave prescribed the meds.

Take care, bets wishes!

Drugs.com free discount card

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar Questions

What do valium pills look like?

Posted 7 Aug 2009 1 answer

What do valium pills look like?

Posted 28 Oct 2009 2 answers

What is this pill - with 'valium 10' imprint?

Posted 5 Oct 2011 2 answers

Is there green valium with m on it?

Posted 31 Oct 2011 1 answer

What is this pill - with 'teva 3527' imprint?

Posted 31 Jul 2012 1 answer