Clonidine

==Medical uses== The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved clonidine, like guanfacine, for the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), alone or with stimulants in 2010, for pediatric patients aged 6-17 years. In Australia, clonidine is an accepted but not approved use for ADHD by the TGA. Clonidine along with met...
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clonidine

<chemical> An alpha-2 adrenergic agonist that crosses the blood-brain barrier. Clonidine's central actions reduce sympathetic tone. It is used as an antihypertensive agent, and has also been used in the treatment of migraine and in the diagnosis of pheochromocytoma. ... Pharmacological action: adrenergic alpha-agonists, antihypertensive agent...
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clonidine

(from the article `drug`) Other drugs used in the treatment of hypertension include methyldopa and clonidine, which probably work at the level of the central nervous system; ... ...age. Medications are used only when symptoms interfere with functioning; haloperidol is the most commonly prescribed medication for Tourette ... [2 relate...
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clonidine

(klo┬┤nĭ-dēn) a centrally acting antihypertensive agent, administered orally as the hydrochloride salt; also used to treat migraine, dysmenorrhea, opioid withdrawal, vasomotor symptoms of menopause, and cancer-associated pain.
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clonidine

Catapres noun an antihypertensive (trade name Catapres) that can be administered orally or via transdermal patches
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clonidine

The active ingredient in a drug used to treat high blood pressure. It is also being studied in the treatment of certain types of cancer pain. It blocks the release of chemicals from nerve endings that make blood vessels constrict (get narrower). Clonidine is a type of antihypertensive agent and a type of alpha-adrenergic agonist.
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Clonidine

Type of adrenergic agonist
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clonidine

[n] - an antihypertensive (trade name Catapres) that can be administered orally or via transdermal patches
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