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Is Clonazepam addictive?
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Is Clonazepam addictive?

Will taking .50 mg. clonazepam at bedtime be addictive?  
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77
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Female
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110
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Maxzide, Trazodone, Fosamax, multi-vitamin, Tums
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None
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Being awakened early with feeling hot and tingly.
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With clonazepam, the potential for drug dependency exists.  However, 0.5mg at bedtime is a lower dosage.  Dependence is more likely to occur with prolonged use.  
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