Q. Is Clozam 10 Tablet habit forming?
Yes, Clozam 10 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 Clozam 10 Tablet make me sleepy?
Yes, Clozam 10 Tablet can make you sleepy. It usually begins within the first month of treatment and may diminish with continued treatment.
Q. How long does Clozam 10 Tablet take to work?
Clozam 10 Tablet is a fast-acting medicine, which means that it quickly gets absorbed from the bloodstream. Clozam 10 Tablet reaches its highest blood levels within half an hour to 4 hours after the dose is taken.
Q. Is Clozam 10 Tablet the same as clonazepam?
No, Clozam 10 Tablet and clonazepam are not the same medicines but belong to the same class of drugs known as benzodiazepines.
Q. How long does Clozam 10 Tablet withdrawal last?
Withdrawal syndrome may develop at any time up to 3 weeks after stopping Clozam 10 Tablet. Withdrawal signs may last anywhere from 4 weeks to a year or more.
Q. Can I stop taking Clozam 10 Tablet?
No, do not stop taking Clozam 10 Tablet even if you are feeling well, unless your doctor tells you to. Suddenly stopping Clozam 10 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 Clozam 10 Tablet is taken?
Taking more than the recommended doses of Clozam 10 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 Clozam 10 Tablet tablets be crushed? Should I take Clozam 10 Tablet before or after meals?
Clozam 10 Tablet tablets can be taken whole, broken in half along the score, or crushed and mixed in applesauce. Clozam 10 Tablet can be taken with or without food.
Q. Can using Clozam 10 Tablet cause a decrease in the blood pressure?
Generally, the use of Clozam 10 Tablet does not cause a decrease in the blood pressure, but taking more than the recommended doses of Clozam 10 Tablet may cause a fall in the blood pressure
Q. Can Clozam 10 Tablet make me tired?
Clozam 10 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 Clozam 10 Tablet cause depression?
No, Clozam 10 Tablet dose not cause depression, but it can cause recurrence of pre-existing depression.