Clobazam® is a benzodiazepine derivative with action and uses similar to those of Diazepam. Absorption of clobazam is virtually complete after oral administration. Keolax® is indicated for the relief of acute or chronic anxiety, tension and agitation.
Adults: 20-30 mg daily in divided dosage or as a single dosage at bed time, may increase up to 60 mg daily in divided dosage in severe anxiety and dosage of 20 mg daily for elderly, debilitated patients.
Children: Over 3 years up to ½ of the adult dose. Clobazam is not recommended for children under 3 years of age.
Elderly: Doses of 20 mg daily may be used in the elderly patients with anxiety.