Klonopin vs Temazepam

Klonopin
(Rx)
Temazepam
(Rx)
Klonopin is an epilepsy medication and an anxiety medication (benzodiazepine).
Temazepam is a sleep medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.5
Concern level
1.3
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.6
Concern level
1.5
Approval Date
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June 4, 1975
July 10, 1986
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
316,523 Discussions
30,733 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 Insomnia
#2 for Anxiety
Temazepam is prescribed for Insomnia and Anxiety and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Klo
Weight Gain
3
Weakness
2
Weight Loss
1
Loss of Appetite
1
Hair Loss
1
Impotence
1
Blurred Vision
1
Moodiness
1
Vivid Dreams
1
Bloating
1
Tem
Euphoria
9
Weakness
3
Headaches
2
Weight Gain
1
Nightmares
1
Vivid Dreams
1
Cough
1
Weight Loss
1
Impotence
1
Constipation
1
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Klonopin
Klo
Temazepam
Tem
Weight Gain
Klo
Tem
3
1
Weakness
Klo
Tem
2
3
Weight Loss
Klo
Tem
1
1
Loss of Appetite
Klo
Tem
1
0
Hair Loss
Klo
Tem
1
0
Impotence
Klo
Tem
1
1
Blurred Vision
Klo
Tem
1
0
Moodiness
Klo
Tem
1
0
Vivid Dreams
Klo
Tem
1
1
Bloating
Klo
Tem
1
0
Euphoria
Tem
Klo
9
0
Weakness
Tem
Klo
3
2
Headaches
Tem
Klo
2
0
Weight Gain
Tem
Klo
1
3
Nightmares
Tem
Klo
1
0
Vivid Dreams
Tem
Klo
1
1
Cough
Tem
Klo
1
0
Weight Loss
Tem
Klo
1
1
Impotence
Tem
Klo
1
1
Constipation
Tem
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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X Category X
Temazepam is known to cause harm to fetus. Avoid during pregnancy.
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.
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.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 0.125 mg, 0.25 mg, 0.5 mg, 1 mg, 2 mg
Capsule: 7.5 mg, 15 mg, 22.5 mg, 30 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid alcohol with drug because it may increase CNS depressant effects (sedation, confusion ...etc.).
Avoid alcohol with drug because it may increase CNS depressant effects (sedation, confusion ...etc.).
Ingredients
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Clonazepam
Temazepam
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Klonopin and Temazepam: 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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