Clonidine hydrochloride is a prescription medication that comes in a few different forms and is approved for a few different uses. Clonidine products include:
*Clonidine immediate-release tablets (Catapres), approved for treating high blood pressure
*Clonidine patches (Catapres-TTS), approved for treating high blood pressure
*Clonidine extended-release tablets (Kapvay), approved to treat attention deficit disorder (ADHD)
*Clonidine extended-release tablets and liquid (Nexiclon XR), approved to treat high blood pressure
*Clonidine epidural infusion (Duraclon), approved for treating severe cancer pain.
Take care, best wishes!
- Clonidine Information for Consumers
- Clonidine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Clonidine (detailed)
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