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Is Clonazepam addictive?

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Are there any problems with clonazepam used for sleeping and mild anxiety? Addictions? Brain problems?
Fri, 4 May 2018 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Chobufo Ditah 30 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Depends on how long you used it!

Detailed Answer:

If used for long periods, you could become addicted and dependent on it. However, no study supports the fact that it can cause memory problems at this time. My advise is always to use it as necessary and stop as soon as it becomes necessary to do so as to to avoid prolonged intake with risk of dependence and addiction.

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