Q. Is Clobanil 5mg Tablet habit forming?
Yes, Clobanil 5mg Tablet can be habit forming if used for a long time. The risk of dependence increases with dose and duration of treatment; it is also greater in patients with a history of alcohol or drug abuse. Therefore, the duration of treatment is generally as short as possible.
Q. Can Clobanil 5mg Tablet make me sleepy?
Yes, Clobanil 5mg Tablet can make you sleepy. It usually begins within the first month of treatment and may diminish with continued treatment.
Q. How long does Clobanil 5mg Tablet take to work?
Clobanil 5mg Tablet is a fast-acting medicine, which means that it quickly gets absorbed from the bloodstream. Clobanil 5mg Tablet reaches its highest blood levels within half an hour to 4 hours after the dose is taken.
Q. Is Clobanil 5mg Tablet the same as clonazepam?
No, Clobanil 5mg Tablet and clonazepam are not the same medicines but belong to the same class of drugs known as benzodiazepines.
Q. How long does Clobanil 5mg Tablet withdrawal last?
Withdrawal syndrome may develop at any time up to 3 weeks after stopping Clobanil 5mg Tablet. Withdrawal signs may last anywhere from 4 weeks to a year or more.
Q. Can I stop taking Clobanil 5mg Tablet?
No, do not stop taking Clobanil 5mg Tablet even if you are feeling well, unless your doctor tells you to. Suddenly stopping Clobanil 5mg Tablet may cause unwanted effects known as withdrawal symptoms. To prevent this, the dose of clobazam needs to be reduced gradually before completely stopping it. Therefore, it is important that you consult your doctor first.
Q. What if more than the recommended dose of Clobanil 5mg Tablet is taken?
Taking more than the recommended doses of Clobanil 5mg Tablet can affect in different ways, and the patient should seek immediate medical help. In mild cases, it may cause symptoms such as drowsiness, mental confusion, and tiredness. Whereas, in more serious cases, the symptoms may include the complete loss of control of bodily movements, decreased muscle tone, low blood pressure, respiratory depression, coma in rare cases, and death in very rare cases.
Q. Can Clobanil 5mg Tablet tablets be crushed? Should I take Clobanil 5mg Tablet before or after meals?
Clobanil 5mg Tablet tablets can be taken whole, broken in half along the score, or crushed and mixed in applesauce. Clobanil 5mg Tablet can be taken with or without food.
Q. Can using Clobanil 5mg Tablet cause a decrease in the blood pressure?
Generally, the use of Clobanil 5mg Tablet does not cause a decrease in the blood pressure, but taking more than the recommended doses of Clobanil 5mg Tablet may cause a fall in the blood pressure
Q. Can Clobanil 5mg Tablet make me tired?
Clobanil 5mg Tablet may cause tiredness along with muscle weakness. In case you experience tiredness or if tiredness persists for a long time, then you should consult your doctor.
Q. Does Clobanil 5mg Tablet cause depression?
No, Clobanil 5mg Tablet dose not cause depression, but it can cause recurrence of pre-existing depression.