Clonazepam vs Hydroxyzine

Clonazepam
(Rx)
Hydroxyzine
(Rx)
Clonazepam is an epilepsy medication and an anxiety medication (benzodiazepine).
Hydroxyzine is an anxiety medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.8
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.7
Concern level
1.3
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
3.4
Concern level
1.4
Approval Date
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September 10, 1996
August 24, 1979
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
122,023 Discussions
18,115 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Anxiety
#3 for Depression
#4 for Insomnia
#5 for Panic Attacks
#6 for Seizures
#7 for Panic
#9 for RLS
#10 for Social Anxiety
#11 for GAD
#12 for Restlessness
#13 for Shaking
#14 for Sleep Disorders
#15 for Epilepsy
#16 for OCD
#17 for Panic Disorder
#18 for Spasms
Clonazepam is prescribed for Anxiety, Insomnia and Panic Attacks and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that some patients take it for Withdrawal Symptoms and Depression, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Anxiety
#2 for Itching
#3 for Allergy
#4 for Insomnia
#5 for Sedation
#6 for Nausea
#7 for Hives
#8 for Sedative
#9 for Eczema
#10 for Vomiting
#11 for GAD
Hydroxyzine is prescribed for Anxiety, Itching, Allergy, Insomnia and Sedation and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Clo
Euphoria
3
Weight Gain
3
Weakness
3
Weight Loss
1
Nightmares
1
Dry Mouth
1
Impotence
1
Apathy
1
Hair Loss
1
Vivid Dreams
1
Hyd
Weight Gain
3
Euphoria
3
Dry Mouth
3
Migraines
1
Nightmares
1
Weight Loss
1
Hallucinations
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Low Blood Pressure
1
Twitching
1
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Clonazepam
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Hydroxyzine
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Euphoria
Clo
Hyd
3
3
Weight Gain
Clo
Hyd
3
3
Weakness
Clo
Hyd
3
0
Weight Loss
Clo
Hyd
1
1
Nightmares
Clo
Hyd
1
1
Dry Mouth
Clo
Hyd
1
3
Impotence
Clo
Hyd
1
0
Apathy
Clo
Hyd
1
0
Hair Loss
Clo
Hyd
1
0
Vivid Dreams
Clo
Hyd
1
0
Weight Gain
Hyd
Clo
3
3
Euphoria
Hyd
Clo
3
3
Dry Mouth
Hyd
Clo
3
1
Migraines
Hyd
Clo
1
0
Nightmares
Hyd
Clo
1
1
Weight Loss
Hyd
Clo
1
1
Hallucinations
Hyd
Clo
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Hyd
Clo
1
0
Low Blood Pressure
Hyd
Clo
1
0
Twitching
Hyd
Clo
1
0
Alcohol warning
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Alcohol consumption with this medication can increase sedation, confusion and may result in loss of conciousness (central nervous system depression). It may also disrupt psychomotor performance.
There may be a negative interaction between Hydroxyzine and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 0.125 mg, 0.25 mg, 0.5 mg, 1 mg, 2 mg
No methods of use & dosage information found
Food Instructions
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Avoid alcohol with drug because it may increase CNS depressant effects (sedation, confusion ...etc.).
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Clonazepam
Hydroxyzine Hcl, Hydroxyzine Pamoate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Clonazepam and Hydroxyzine: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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