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Clonidine lowers blood pressure by decreasing the levels of certain chemicals in your blood. This allows your blood vessels to relax and your heart to beat more slowly and easily. Clonidine transdermal (skin patch) is used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure). It is sometimes used together with other blood pressure medications. Clonidine transdermal may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
antiadrenergic agents, centrally acting

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Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Catapres tablet 0.1 mg0.2 mg0.3 mg
Catapres-TTS-1 film, extended release 0.1 mg/24 hr
Catapres-TTS-3 film, extended release 0.3 mg/24 hr
Kapvay tablet, extended release 0.1 mg/12 hr
Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
CloNIDine Hydrochloride tablet 0.1 mg0.2 mg0.3 mg
tablet, extended release 0.1 mg/12 hr
film, extended release 0.1 mg/24 hr0.2 mg/24 hr0.3 mg/24 hr

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