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A trademark for the drug clonazepam.
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Medications such as Xanax, Klonopin, Valium and Ativan are fast acting drugs that promote calming effects on those dealing with anxiety.
And for the first time, physicians must check the NJPMP before prescribing benzodiazepines, a class of sedative drugs like Xanax, Ativan and Klonopin that, when taken in combination with opioids, increase the risk of a fatal overdose.
Benzodiazepines include diazepam (Valium), alprazolam (Xanax), lorazepam (Ativan), and clonazepam (Klonopin).
Regina is 45, has an amazing T-shirt collection, takes the drug Klonopin, has plastic surgery, owns a dog, has an ex-girlfriend, lives with a bemused roommate, goes to gay volleyball (to meet girls) and her OK Cupid handle is "dharmababe."
"I was taking Klonopin, and at that point it wasn't making it better," she said, "but I just thought, if I don't take this, how much worse will it get?"
In 2011, a mental health professional prescribed psychotropic drugs, including Klonopin, to King.
Chelsea Laliberte Barnes, founder and executive director of Live4Lali, says the strips are essential, even for people who use street drugs other than heroin, such as synthetic marijuana, amphetamines or "benzo bars" made to act like the class of medications called benzodiazepines -- anti-anxiety medications such as Xanax or Klonopin.
Bardwell takes Klonopin, a medicine used to treat seizures, panic disorder, and anxiety, SF Gate reported. 
Luber is among many geriatric psychiatrists who preferentially turn to clonazepam (Klonopin) because its relatively long half-life allows for twice-daily administration.
Persons Reporting Prescriptions for 10 Leading Psychiatric Drugs (a) Drug Name Mechanism Rank (Brand Name) of Action 1 Sertraline hydrochlolride SSRI (Zoloft) antidepressant 2 Citalopram hydrobromide SSRI (Celexa) antidepressant 3 Alprazolam (Xanax) Benzodiazepine 4 Zolpidem tartrate (Ambien) Hypnotic 5 Fluoxetine hydrochloride SSRI (Prozac) antidepressant 6 Trazodone hydrochloride SARI (Desyrel) antidepressant 7 Clonazepam (Klonopin) Benzodiazepine 8 Lorazepam (Ativan) Benzodiazepine 9 Escitalopram oxalate SSRI (Lexapro) antidepressant 10 Duloxetine hydrochloride SNRI (Cymbalta) antidepressant Reported Use, Prescriptions per Rank No.