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Clonidine Price and Pack Size

Clonidine Information

Clonidine Benefits & Uses

Clonidine is used to treat the following -

Clonidine 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 Clonidine


Clonidine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Clonidine 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

Clonidine Related Warnings

Is the use of Clonidine safe for pregnant women?

Clonidine shows severe effect on pregnant women. For this reason, take it after medical advice only. Taking it with your desire can be harmful.


Is the use of Clonidine safe during breastfeeding?

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


What is the effect of Clonidine on the Kidneys?

Clonidine has very mild side effects on the kidney.


What is the effect of Clonidine on the Liver?

Side effects of Clonidine rarely affect the liver.


What is the effect of Clonidine on the Heart?

Clonidine may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.


Severe Interaction of Clonidine with Other Drugs

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

Clonidine Contraindications

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

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

Frequently asked Questions about Clonidine

Is this Clonidine habit forming or addictive?

No, Clonidine is not habit forming.

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

After taking Clonidine you may feel sleepy. So it is not safe to undertake these activities.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Clonidine.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Clonidine cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Clonidine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Clonidine

You can take Clonidine with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Clonidine

Taking Clonidine with alcohol can have severe harmful effects on your health.


Clonidine से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल about 1 month पहले

Does Clonidine treat hot flashes?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Clonidine can be used to treat hot flashes. However, it is best to consult your doctor about the right treatment.

सवाल 7 months पहले

Can I discontinue Clonidine on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS, General Physician

No, Clonidine should not be discontinued without doctors advice even when you start feeling well because discontinuing this drug on your own might worsen your current medical condition. Hence you are advised to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

सवाल 8 months पहले

What is Clonidine?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Clonidine is a brand name of clonidine and it is available in the form of a tablet and injection. It belongs to the class of drugs known as centrally acting alpha-agonist antihypertensive drugs. Clonidine is a prescription drug that is used in the management of hypertension (high blood pressure) and extended release form tablet is used to treat ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder). Clonidine is also used for the treatment of dysmenorrhea, hypertensive crisis, Tourette's syndrome, menopausal hot flashes, alcohol, and opiate withdrawal, and smoking cessation therapy.

सवाल 6 months पहले

How long can I safely take Clonidine?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS, Internal Medicine

Take Clonidine as long as it is recommended by your doctor. Using this drug beyond that period might not be good for you because it can lead to unintended side effects.

सवाल 3 months पहले

Can Clonidine cause anxiety?

Dr. Prakash kumar MBBS, General Physician

No, Clonidine does not cause anxiety. In fact, this drug is effective for reducing anxiety attack. However, the exact mechanism by which Clonidine works in the anxiety is unknown but it is a safe and effective drug to prevent anxiety.

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