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Posted 10 Jun 2012 by • 64 answers
I went off Klonopin cold turkey two weeks ago (bad move I know)... I was taking .25 mg a night to sleep (as per docs script) for three weeks... It started to make me feel extremely anxious and drugged up after taking it for a while... I seem to have EVERY protracted withdrawal symtom known to man ...
Posted 30 Jan 2011 by • 7 answers
I was just wondering because I am on both klonopin and hydrocodone.
Posted 21 Oct 2010 by • 2 answers
How difficult is it to get off of the medication if I am taking 2mg per day for 2 years now?
Posted 5 May 2017 by • 2 answers
Even with all the horror stories I've heard about withdrawals from it, is this true?
Posted 24 Apr 2017 by • 2 answers
Hi, I have been taking Zapiz (clonazepam) since last 6 days. My doctor prescribed it for anxiety and insomnia. He prescribed 0.5mg but did not provide guidelines about dosage tapering. I took 0.5mg for 1st three days and reduced the dosage to half for the next 3 days. What should I do next? ...
I am desperate and searching for answers.. I have been taking two 0.5 mg. a night of Clonazepam for?
Posted 20 Apr 2017 by • 2 answers
... insomnia for at least ten years now. My doctor does not want me to take them anymore and has me taking 1 mg of Silenor before going to sleep. He said if I wake up in the middle of the night to take just half of the clonazepam but it does not work. I can't sleep at all. He won't ...
Posted 12 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
I am working on tapering off Klonopin. I am having a hell of a time. The mental part obviously sucks. But like I have so much tension and weakness I can't walk far or stand up long at all! Is this common? I find that a medicine can do this almost too hard to believe. The pain moves around ...
Posted 22 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I have anxiety and taking Clonzepam which they want me off. I did drop my clon 0.25mg. I take 1.5mg for the day. I am very sensitive to meds and they have tried a few AD and I cannot take them. Recently came off Cymbalta now over 50 days and also was taking Buspar for about 2 months which was not ...
Posted 17 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
For about 3 (?) years, I've been taking .5 mg clonazepam at night for idiopathic insomnia. It's no longer effective and I want to stop it. I was given a weaning schedule by my doctor. 1/2 a pill every night for a week, 1/2 a pill every other night the following week, and 1/2 a pill every ...
Posted 15 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I have been prescribed 0.5 mg clonazepam x 3 daily = 1.5 mg. / day for several years. The tablets were produced by Apotex and marked "APO / 0.5". The tablets are pinkish color and round and flat and about 1/4" in diameter. Several months ago, my regular pharmacy filled a prescription ...
Posted 20 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
So my doctor said i have nothing to worry and i shall be fine very soon -- will require some 4 to 6 weeks of this medication! its been two days since i've taken this medicine at night and i honestly have a good sleep at night, next day drowsiness is there but if i'm busy into somethings ...
Posted 21 Feb 2017 by • 3 answers
Female age 65 been on clonazepam over 20 years for MVP with dysautonomia and what I was told was anxiety and panic. I would have hot flushes come from my stomach up to my face and would feel like I was gonna die and have unreasonable fear. Also as I was about to drift into sleep I would jerk awake ...
Can I reduce 2mg of clonazepam to 1mg for 7 days then quit . I just came off of loraz. C/T .Want of?
Posted 18 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
clonazepam asap. Already still going through withdrawal from lorazepam anyways . Please help ! I am taking 10 mg of diazepam and will continue.
Posted 16 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
My psychiatrist closed his practice and suggested I have my family doctor prescribe medications. I've been on clonazepam for well over a decade. My family doctor wants me to get off that med ASAP. She suggested I reduce med by 0.5 mg per week, until I'm off med in one month. I'm not ...
Posted 5 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
--after 2 years!