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Catapres

Manufactured by: Zydus Cadila

Contains / Salt: Clonidine

Prescription Required

187 people have bought this recently

Catapres

Manufactured by: Zydus Cadila

Contains / Salt: Clonidine

Prescription Required

187 people have bought this recently

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TABLET Pack Size: 10 NOS

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Catapres Information

Catapres Benefits & Uses

Catapres is used to treat the following -

Catapres Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Catapres

Clonidine

Catapres Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Catapres is used -

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Dry Mouth Mild
  3. Nausea or vomiting
  4. Fatigue Mild
  5. Drowsiness
  6. Dizziness Mild
  7. Constipation Moderate
  8. Erectile Dysfunction Moderate
  9. Depression
  10. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  11. Chest Pain Moderate
  12. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  13. Insomnia Mild
  14. Nasal congestion
  15. Erythema
  16. Edema Moderate
  17. Anxiety Mild
  18. Loss of appetite
  19. Bradycardia

Catapres Related Warnings

Is the use of Catapres safe for pregnant women?

Catapres should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

Severe

Is the use of Catapres safe during breastfeeding?

Catapres may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Catapres on the Kidneys?

Catapres may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Catapres on the Liver?

Catapres is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Catapres on the Heart?

Side effects of Catapres rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Catapres with Other Drugs

Catapres should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Acetazolamide

    Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan,Phenylephrine

      Codeine

      Phenytoin

      Catapres Contraindications

      If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Catapres unless your doctor advises you to do so -

      1. Diabetes
      2. Sinusitis
      3. Depression
      4. Heart Failure
      5. Kidney Disease

      Frequently asked Questions about Catapres

      Is this Catapres habit forming or addictive?

      Forming a habit of Catapres has not been reported.

      No

      Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

      You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Catapres. So it is best to avoid driving.

      Dangerous

      Is it safe?

      Yes, Catapres is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

      Is it able to treat mental disorders?

      No, Catapres is not used to treat mental disorders.

      No

      Catapres Interactions with Food and Alcohol

      Interaction between Food and Catapres

      Taking Catapres with food does not cause any problems.

      Safe

      Interaction between Alcohol and Catapres

      Taking alcohol with Catapres can be dangerous.

      Severe

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      References

      1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Catapres® (clonidine hydrochloride)
      2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 565-566
      3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 332-334