CLONAZEPAM- clonazepam tablet
Clonazepam Tablets, USP
What is the most important information I should know about clonazepam tablets?
• Clonazepam tablets is a benzodiazepine medicine. Benzodiazepines can cause severe drowsiness, breathing problems (respiratory depression), coma, and death when taken with opioid medicines.
• Clonazepam tablets can make you sleepy or dizzy and can slow your thinking and motor skills. This may get better over time.
• Do not drink alcohol or take other drugs that may make you sleepy or dizzy while taking clonazepam tablets until you talk to your healthcare provider. When taken with alcohol or drugs that cause sleepiness or dizziness, clonazepam may make your sleepiness or dizziness worse.
Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any of these symptoms, especially if they are new, worse, or worry you:
How can I watch for early symptoms of suicidal thoughts and actions?
Call your healthcare provider between visits as needed, especially if you are worried about symptoms.
Suicidal thoughts or actions can be caused by things other than medicines. If you have suicidal thoughts or actions, your healthcare provider may check for other causes.
• Do not stop clonazepam tablets without first talking to a healthcare provider.
Stopping clonazepam tablets suddenly can cause serious problems. Stopping clonazepam tablets suddenly can cause seizures that will not stop (status epilepticus).
• Clonazepam tablets can cause abuse and dependence.
Clonazepam tablets is a federal controlled substance (C-IV) because it can be abused or lead to dependence. Keep clonazepam tablets in a safe place to prevent misuse and abuse. Selling or giving away clonazepam tablets may harm others, and is against the law. Tell your healthcare provider if you have ever abused or been dependent on alcohol, prescription medicines or street drugs.
What is Clonazepam tablets?
Clonazepam tablets is a prescription medicine used alone or with other medicines to treat:
Who should not take Clonazepam tablets?
Do not take clonazepam tablets if you:
Ask your healthcare provider if you are not sure if you have any of the problems listed above.
Before you take clonazepam tablets, tell your healthcare provider if you:
• are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. Clonazepam can pass into breast milk. You and your healthcare provider should decide how you will feed your baby while you take clonazepam.
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take,
including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
Taking clonazepam tablets with certain other medicines can cause side effects or affect how well clonazepam tablets or the other medicines work. Do not start or stop other medicines without talking to your healthcare provider.
How should I take clonazepam tablets?
Stopping clonazepam tablets suddenly can cause serious problems.
What should I avoid while taking clonazepam tablets?
What are the possible side effects of clonazepam tablets?
See “What is the most important information I should know about clonazepam tablets?”
Clonazepam tablets can also make your seizures happen more often or make them worse. Call your healthcare provider right away if your seizures get worse while taking clonazepam tablets.
The most common side effects of clonazepam tablets include:
These are not all the possible side effects of clonazepam tablets. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
How should I store clonazepam tablets?
Keep clonazepam tablets and all medicines out of the reach of children.
General Information about clonazepam tablets
Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Medication Guide. Do not use clonazepam tablets for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give clonazepam tablets to other people, even if they have the same symptoms that you have. It may harm them. You can ask your pharmacist or healthcare provider for information about clonazepam tablets that is written for health professionals.
For more information, go to www.accordhealthcare.us or call Accord Healthcare Inc. at 1-866-941-7875.
What are the ingredients in clonazepam tablets?
Active Ingredient: clonazepam
This Medication Guide has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Medication guide available at https://www.accordhealthcare.us/medication-guides
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Issued April 2018