Rivotril (Clonazepam) 2mg 10 Tablets / Strip
Clonazepam is a benzodiazepine derivative that has anticonvulsant, muscle relaxant, and anxiolytic properties. It is marketed under different trade names such as Klonopin (in the United States), Ravotril (in Chile), Rivotril, or Rivatril (in most other countries). It is considered a long-acting benzodiazepine.
Rivotril (Clonazepam) is a benzodiazepine derivative that has anticonvulsant, muscle relaxant, and anxiolytic properties. It is marketed under different trade names such as Klonopin (in the United States), Ravotril (in Chile), Rivotril, or Rivatril (in most other countries). It is considered a long-acting benzodiazepine.
Clonazepam is used to control certain types of seizures in the treatment of epilepsy and for the treatment of panic disorders. It works by affecting chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced and cause seizures or symptoms of panic disorder.
However, having a seizure during pregnancy could harm both the mother and the baby. Therefore, if you are pregnant, it is important to inform your doctor before starting clonazepam.
Prior to using clonazepam, inform your doctor if you have kidney or liver infection, glaucoma, any breathing problems. A history of depression, suicidal thoughts, or addiction to drugs or alcohol.
It is advised not to drink alcohol while using clonazepam as it can increase the effects of alcohol. Clonazepam can be habit-forming and should only be used by the person it was prescribed for. It should not be shared with others, especially those with a history of drug abuse or addiction. It is important not to use clonazepam if you have severe liver infection or if you are allergic to clonazepam or other benzodiazepines.
The dosage of clonazepam should be taken exactly as prescribed by your doctor. It is typically used for a short time and should not be taken for longer than 9 weeks without your doctor’s advice. The important not to stop using clonazepam or change the dosage without consulting your doctor. It may lead to increased seizures or withdrawal symptoms. It may cause harm to an unborn baby and may affect breathing or feeding problems in a newborn.
Rivotril (Clonazepam) may interact with other medications. It include cold or allergy medicine, narcotic pain medicine, sleeping pills, muscle relaxers, and medicine for depression or anxiety. It is important to inform your doctor about all the medications you are taking to avoid any potential interactions.
Remember to store clonazepam at room temperature away from moisture, heat, and light, and keep track of the number of tablets used.