Could be a long while for botox.
Clonzapem should begin working immediately. It is not like antidepressant drugs where you have to take it for a month or more to get results.
I assume you're suffering from involuntary eye spasms - there are many other muscle relaxers that you could try if Clonazepam doesn't work.
Here are some other treatments I found that might be of use:
-Drug therapy: Drug therapy for blepharospasm has proved generally unpredictable and short-termed. Finding an effective regimen for any patient usually requires trial and error over time. In some cases a dietary supplement of magnesium chloride has been found effective.
-Botulinum toxin injections (Botox is a widely known example) have been used to induce localized, partial paralysis. Among most sufferers, botolinum toxin injection is the preferred treatment method. Injections are generally administered every three months, with variations based on patient response and usually give almost immediate relief (though for some it may take more than a week) of symptoms from the muscle spasms. Most patients can resume a relatively normal life with regular Botulinum toxin treatments. A minority of sufferers develop minimal or no result from Botox injections and have to find other treatments. For some, Botulinum toxin diminishes in its effectiveness after many years of use. An observed side effect in a minority of patients is ptosis or eyelid droop. Attempts to inject in locations that minimize ptosis can result in diminished ability to control spasms.
-Surgery: Patients that do not respond well to medication or botulinum toxin injection are candidates for surgical therapy. The most effective surgical treatment has been protractor myectomy, the removal of muscles responsible for eyelid closure.
-Dark glasses are often worn because of sunlight sensitivity, as well as to hide the eyes from others.
-Stress management and support groups can help sufferers deal with the disease and prevent social isolation.
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