Controls seizures and helps you relax. Klonopin (Clonazepam) is okay for occasional or short-term use (up to 4 weeks) for anxiety, and to treat seizures. Less severe withdrawal symptoms compared to similar drugs. Treats allergy symptoms and helps you sleep. Unisom Sleeptabs (Doxylamine) can help you get a good night's sleep, but you can have a hard time waking up if you don't give yourself enough time to sleep. Reviews & ratings Everyone Men Women Filter group. All currently selected Everyone Men Women All ages 18-34 35-54 55+ Filter group. All currently selected All ages 18-34 35-54 55+ 5.18 Klonopin
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FDA side effect reports for Unisom » How it works Klonopin Unisom Klonopin (Clonazepam) is a fast-acting benzodiazepine. It affects neurotransmitters in the brain and calms the nervous system. This reduces anxiety and muscle spasms, and causes sleepiness. Unisom Sleeptabs (Doxylamine) is an antihistamine. It blocks histamine, a chemical that causes congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions. It also makes you sleepy. Type of medication Klonopin Unisom Prescription only Prescription or OTC Available as Klonopin Unisom Pill Chewable tablet Liquid Used for Klonopin Unisom Risk factors for serious side effects Klonopin Unisom › Taking more than the prescribed dose › Taking longer than 4 weeks › History of drug abuse › Long-term use › Alcohol Detailed Klonopin (clonazepam) risks & warnings » › Using other drugs with similar ingredients › Age 65 years or older › Taking with alcohol › Taking other medicines that make you less alert › Children age 6 years or younger Detailed Unisom Sleeptabs (doxylamine) risks & warnings »
Research studies with real people found harmful effects on unborn babies, but the benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.
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Alcohol Klonopin Unisom › Not safe to use with alcohol. › Can be habit-forming, so it's not typically used for long-term treatment, or for people who've had problems with drug or alcohol abuse. › Don't take it with alcohol or other drugs that make you sleepy. › Drinking alcohol while taking Unisom Sleeptabs (Doxylamine) isn't recommended.
Sleep Klonopin Unisom › Can cause dizziness, drowsiness, and salivation. › Can cause memory problems, drowsiness, dizziness, and confusion. › Not habit-forming like other sleep aids can be. Upsides and benefits Klonopin Unisom › Effective at relieving short-term anxiety and sleeplessness. › Can be used together with antidepressants to manage anxiety disorders. Especially helpful for anxiety symptoms while you wait for an antidepressant to kick in (it can take several weeks). › Can be used alone or with other medicines to treat seizures. › Less severe withdrawal symptoms compared to other benzodiazepines. › Works well to help you fall asleep and doesn't make you feel groggy the next morning. › Has fewer side effects than prescription sleep aid medications. › Available over the counter without a prescription. › Not habit-forming like other sleep aids can be. Downsides and risks Klonopin Unisom › Can cause memory problems, drowsiness, dizziness, and confusion. › Can be habit-forming, so it's not typically used for long-term treatment, or for people who've had problems with drug or alcohol abuse. › Most people find that it gets less effective over time. › Shouldn't be used unless you have a full night to sleep. › You shouldn't drive after taking Unisom Sleeptabs (Doxylamine) until you know how it affects you. › Drinking alcohol while taking Unisom Sleeptabs (Doxylamine) isn't recommended. › It can increase the risk of falls, so elderly people shouldn't use Unisom Sleeptabs (Doxylamine). Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication Klonopin Unisom › For the first week, avoid activities that require you to be alert. › Can cause dizziness, drowsiness, and salivation. › Report any confusion or inability to control muscle movements to your doctor. › Not safe to use with alcohol. › Starts working in 30 minutes. › Unisom Sleeptabs (Doxylamine) makes you tired, so take it before you go to sleep. › Don't take it with alcohol or other drugs that make you sleepy. › If you need to use it for more than a few weeks, talk with your doctor. A different medication might work better for you long-term. › Unisom comes in two different generic forms, doxylamine (Unisom SleepTabs) and diphenhydramine (other Unisom products). Both are antihistamines that help you sleep. Learn more More about Klonopin Side effects Reviews & ratings Alternatives FDA package insert More about Unisom Side effects Reviews & ratings Alternatives FDA package insert