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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Klonopin oral.

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Condition: Panic Disorder
3/26/2014 11:35:34 PM

Reviewer: Patrick, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
People. Yes this med will help anxiety, panic attacks. The problem is it has led me to severe depression, hair loss, skin problems and just totally screwed up my CNS. I am lethargic, unable to work now etc. This is a warning. Benzo meds are very hard to discontinue. Ive been tapering for months and have a long way to go. I can only hope and pray that the depression and lethargy will lift some day. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Panic Disorder
3/24/2014 12:27:51 AM

Reviewer: skydancer29, 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
it worked a few years and I take 0.5 mgs 3 times a day, but now I am getting more panic attacks.

Condition: Panic Disorder
3/1/2014 4:05:12 PM

Reviewer: janies665, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I started taking klohopin about 2 months ago i take 1 mg 2x a day it did help me for a little while now im feeling the same way i did b4 and sometimes i feel like imm going to stop breathing my heart feels like it skips a beat at times and i h feel like i cant swallow and hard to breath.

Condition: Panic Disorder
2/9/2014 3:35:52 PM

Reviewer: Busygirl, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have suffered from anxiety and severe panic attacks most of my life, and klonopin has worked wonders at helping calm me and feel 'normal' again! I take .50-.75 mg once a day and it has allowed me to function fine with no side effects or drowsiness.

Condition: Panic Disorder
1/25/2014 1:00:41 PM

Reviewer: Grateful, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
When I started having panic attacks I had no idea what it was. I thought I was having a heart attack despite only being in my 20s, and went to the ER twice. The second time, one of the doctors recommended I see a psychiatrist. Although I didn't think it was all in my head, I took his advice and made an appointment. I remember being in the waiting room, pacing, wishing I would just fall to t ... Show Full Comment

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