Klonopin vs Propranolol for Panic

Klonopin
(Rx)
Propranolol
(Rx)
Klonopin is an epilepsy medication and an anxiety medication (benzodiazepine).
Propranolol is a cardiovascular medication (beta blocker).
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Panic
3.0
Concern level
1.3
Helpfulness
for Panic
3.8
Concern level
1.8
Approval Date
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June 4, 1975
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
315,692 Discussions
66,264 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Anxiety
#2 for Depression
#4 for Panic Attacks
#5 for Insomnia
#6 for Panic
#8 for Seizures
#9 for GAD
#10 for Social Anxiety
#11 for OCD
#12 for Restlessness
#13 for Panic Disorder
#14 for RLS
#15 for Sleep Disorders
#16 for Shaking
#17 for Anxiety Attacks
Klonopin is prescribed for Anxiety, Panic Attacks and Insomnia and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that it is taken for Depression and Withdrawal Symptoms, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Anxiety
#2 for Migraines
#3 for Panic Attacks
#4 for Palpitations
#5 for Shaking
#7 for Panic
#8 for Tachycardia
#9 for Graves
#10 for Social Anxiety
#11 for Akathisia
#12 for PTSD
#13 for Hemangioma
Propranolol is prescribed for Anxiety, Panic Attacks, Palpitations and Shaking and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, it is taken to prevent Migraines.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Klo
Weight Gain
2
Weakness
2
Weight Loss
1
Loss of Appetite
1
Hair Loss
1
Impotence
1
Blurred Vision
1
Moodiness
1
Vivid Dreams
1
Bloating
1
Pro
Insomnia
4
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Weight Gain
3
Nausea
3
Shortness of Breath
2
Asthma
2
Weakness
2
Drowsiness
1
Weight Loss
1
Numbness
1
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Klonopin
Klo
Propranolol
Pro
Weight Gain
Klo
Pro
2
3
Weakness
Klo
Pro
2
2
Weight Loss
Klo
Pro
1
1
Loss of Appetite
Klo
Pro
1
0
Hair Loss
Klo
Pro
1
0
Impotence
Klo
Pro
1
0
Blurred Vision
Klo
Pro
1
0
Moodiness
Klo
Pro
1
0
Vivid Dreams
Klo
Pro
1
0
Bloating
Klo
Pro
1
0
Insomnia
Pro
Klo
4
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Pro
Klo
3
0
Weight Gain
Pro
Klo
3
2
Nausea
Pro
Klo
3
0
Shortness of Breath
Pro
Klo
2
0
Asthma
Pro
Klo
2
0
Weakness
Pro
Klo
2
2
Drowsiness
Pro
Klo
1
0
Weight Loss
Pro
Klo
1
1
Numbness
Pro
Klo
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Propranolol during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
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 Propranolol and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Injection, Oral Drops, Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 0.125 mg, 0.25 mg, 0.5 mg, 1 mg, 2 mg
Tablet: 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg, 60 mg, 80 mg, 90 mg
Capsule: 60 mg, 80 mg, 120 mg, 160 mg
Solution: 20 mg/5 mL, 40 mg/5 mL, 1 mg/mL, 4.28 mg/mL
Drops: 80 mg/mL
Syringe: 1 mg/mL
Food Instructions
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Avoid alcohol with drug because it may increase CNS depressant effects (sedation, confusion ...etc.).
Should be taking the same way every time either with food or on empty stomach because food may alter drug absorption.
Ingredients
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Clonazepam
Propranolol Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Klonopin and Propranolol: 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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