Also known as Clorpres 0.1/15, Clorpres 0.2/15, Clorpres 0.3/15, Combipres 0.1/15, Combipres 0.2/15, Combipres 0.3/15, Dixarit, Catapres, Catapres-Tts-1, and Catapres-Tts-2
Clonidine (trade name Kapvay or Nexiclon) is a sympatholytic medication used to treat high blood pressure, ADHD, anxiety/panic disorder, and certain pain conditions. It is classified as a centrally acting α2 adrenergic agonist. An alternative hypothesis that has been proposed is that clonidine acts centrally as an imidazoline receptor agonist.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $23.49 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed clonidine to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (adhd), autism, kidney disease due to longstanding hypertension, and oppositional disorder.
Patients taking clonidine most commonly experience side effects like upper abdominal pain, headache, and abdominal pain.