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Klonopin is the brand name of Clonazepam, a tranquilizer of the benzodiazepine class. It is a medication used to prevent and treat seizures, panic disorder, the movement disorder known as akathisia and other conditions. Although benzodiazepines can be therapeutic and are legally prescribed in medical settings, heavy use can lead to tolerance, abuse, physical dependence, and addiction.

How Do People Abuse Klonopin:

  • Taking the sedatives without a prescription
  • Taking more of the drug or more frequent doses than what’s prescribed
  • Taking the drug in a way that is not prescribed, such as snorting or injecting it
  • Combining the sedatives with other substances, such as prescription drugs or alcohol, to enhance their effects

Nicknames and Street Names for Klonopin:

  • Benzos
  • Downers
  • Klons
  • Kpin
  • Pin
  • Tranks

Information provided above is courtesy of: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

Klonopin Addiction Treatment in Florida

Klonopin use and abuse can rapidly manifest into addiction. Florida Center for Recovery offers benzodiazepines addiction treatment programs for individuals struggling with Klonopin (Clonazepam) addiction. Our mental health professionals are experienced in developing addiction treatment plans to address the client’s substance abuse and the underlying issues associated with the development of the addiction. If you would like more information about Klonopin detox and long term recovery, connect with someone who can help you now by calling Florida Center for Recovery at our toll free number: 844-989-4036. Our recovery advisors are available 24/7 to provide you with information regarding treatment, admissions, insurance and private pay options.