Rivotril 2mg Tablets (Klonopin) is a potential medication that is used alone or in combination for the treatment of certain types of seizures. Rivotril 2mg tablets contains Clonazepam as an active constituent. This medication is also used for the treatment of panic attacks sudden, unexpected attacks of extreme fear and worry about these attacks. Rivotril 2mg tablet is an orally administered medication. Rivotril 2mg Tabletsis a class of medication known as benzodiazepines also called an anti-epileptic drug. It works by enhancing the activity of Gamma Amino Butyric Acid (GABA) and decreases abnormal electrical activity in the brain. Clonazepam is marketed under various brand names such as Rivotril, Klonopin.
Method of administration of Rivotril 2mg Tablets (Klonopin)
Usually recommended adult dose for the treatment of Seizure 2 mg orally per day divided into 3 doses. Usually recommended adult dose for panic disorder is initial dose: 1 mg orally 2 times per day, maintenance dose: 1 mg orally per day and maximum dose: 4 mg orally per day. Administer this medication with a full glass of water. Take it the same time each day.
What are the drug interactions of Rivotril 2mg Tablets (Klonopin)?
You should not use Rivotril 2mg tablets along with following medication such as sleeping pill
- Narcotic pain medicine.
- Muscle relaxant drugs.
- Medicine for anxiety.
- Depression medications.
- Seizures drugs.
What are the contraindications of Rivotril 2mg Tablets (Klonopin)?
- You should not use Rivotril 2mg tablets if you have narrow-angle glaucoma, glaucoma; severe liver disease.
- Do not use this medication if you are patient of asthma, emphysema, bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder.
- You should not use this medication if you have a history of allergic reaction to any benzodiazepine, such as diazepam.
What are the precautions of Rivotril 2mg Tablets (Klonopin)?
You should not suddenly stop administering this medication as it can show withdrawal effects.
If you are pregnant and breastfeeding women you should not use Rivotril 2mg tablets as it can cause harmful effects.
You should not use Rivotril 2mg tablets for a longer duration (9 weeks) as this is used for only a short time.
What are the side effects of Rivotril 2mg Tablets (Klonopin)?
- Drowsiness, dizziness
- Feeling tired, depressed
- Memory problems
- Problems with balance or coordination