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All of the patents for Klonopin have expired, and several companies make a generic version of the drug. Generic Klonopin tablets are available in three strengths; the orally disintegrating tablets are available in five strengths. The FDA has assigned all generic versions of this drug an "AB" or "AP" rating, which means the generic versions should be equivalent to the brand-name medication.

Generic Klonopin: An Overview

Klonopin® (clonazepam) is a prescription medication approved to treat panic disorder and certain types of seizures. It is part of a group of medications called benzodiazepines.
 
Currently, Klonopin is made by Hoffmann-La Roche, Inc. However, the patents for Klonopin have expired and several companies make a generic version of the drug.
 

Strengths

Generic Klonopin tablets are available in the following strengths:
 
  • Clonazepam 0.5 mg
  • Clonazepam 1 mg
  • Clonazepam 2 mg.
     
Generic orally disintegrating Klonopin tablets are available in the following strengths:
 
  • Clonazepam 0.125 mg
  • Clonazepam 0.25 mg
  • Clonazepam 0.5 mg
  • Clonazepam 1 mg
  • Clonazepam 2 mg.
     

Who Makes Generic Klonopin?

Generic Klonopin is made by the following manufacturers:
 
  • Actavis Elizabeth
  • Apotex
  • Apotheca, Inc.
  • Barr Laboratories
  • Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories
  • Eon Labs
  • Ivax Corporation
  • Major Pharmaceuticals
  • Mylan Pharmaceuticals
  • Par Pharmaceutical
  • Qualitest Pharmaceuticals
  • Teva Pharmaceuticals
  • Watson Pharmaceuticals.
     
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Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;
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