Medication Description: Clobazam
Clobazam (Clobazam) 7-Chloro-1-methyl-5-phenyl-1H-1, 5-benzodiazepin-2, 4 (3H, 5H) -dione.
Synonyms: Frisium, Castilium, Clarmyl, Frisin, Frizium, Maginol, Sentil, Urbanil, etc.
Anxiolytic and anticonvulsant tranquilizer. Recommended for use mainly in conditions involving an acute and chronic feeling of fear, and as an additional tool in the treatment of epilepsy (see Clonazepam). Assign inside with neurotic conditions in a dose of 10-20 mg, with a sense of fear in a dose of 20 to 30 mg. Children under the age of 3 years, the drug is not prescribed, older than 3 years and elderly patients are recommended reduced doses.
In epilepsy, the initial dose of clobazam is 5–15 mg per day, then the dose is gradually increased to 80 mg per day (maximum daily dose).
Reduce the dose should also be gradual.
Precautions and contraindications are the same as for other benzodiazepine tranquilizers.
Form release: tablets of 5 and 10 mg.
Storage: List B.