New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Waterfaller
Regular Member


Date Joined May 2009
Total Posts : 24
   Posted 12/19/2009 6:57 PM (GMT -6)   
How long does Klonopin usually take to start working? Also, what is the typical dose for moderate anxiety?

Thanks

debaser
Veteran Member


Date Joined Nov 2006
Total Posts : 1745
   Posted 12/19/2009 9:19 PM (GMT -6)   
Hi.

Well, I can only feel Klonopin working if I am extremely anxious. During those times I feel it working about an hour after taking it. It's not a drug that will provide you with immediate relief. Instead it's intended to be taken on a regular basis. With its long half-life, taking it twice a day should maintain some of the drug in your system at all times, hopefully reducing your anxiety level.

.5 milligrams taken twice a day is the recommended dosage for anxiety and panic disorders. I'm not 100 percent certain but I believe that the .5 mg tablet is the smallest single dose available, though the tablet is scored.

Waterfaller
Regular Member


Date Joined May 2009
Total Posts : 24
   Posted 12/19/2009 10:24 PM (GMT -6)   
Thanks debaser! That's very helpful! :-)

Howlyncat
Elite Member


Date Joined Jan 2005
Total Posts : 24909
   Posted 12/20/2009 12:20 AM (GMT -6)   
I believe you r spot on DEBASER...I take sublingual ativan as i get more panicky now with being totally deaf..works real fast for me...luvs n huggles..lyn
                          
                                Co Mod for Crohns, Anxiety/Panic, Alzheimers
   Crohns..Pyoderma gangrenosum,..Anxiety / panic..Fibromyalgia,,Neuropathy...Deaf...Seizures
 
                        I DONT COMPLAIN...OTHERS ARE WORSE OFF THAN I AM                                   
                                                     .....LYN.......
                                Donate to..www..healingwell.com.
                                                    
                             No BETTER GIFT than FRIENDS N FAMILY                                               
                            Happy Holidays from my home to yours
                              
 

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Friday, July 28, 2017 12:53 AM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,846,955 posts in 312,389 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 154206 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, 1stWorldNews.
249 Guest(s), 0 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details



Follow HealingWell.com on Facebook  Follow HealingWell.com on Twitter  Follow HealingWell.com on Pinterest
Advertisement
Advertisement

©1996-2017 HealingWell.com LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer