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  ARKAMIN
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 Generic Clonidine
 Package/s Tablet 100 mcg, (Rs. 8.80)
 About Clonidine Centrally acting Alpha2-Adrenergic Agonist, Sympatholytic Antihypertensive. More details.....
 Dosage Adult Hypertension: 100 to 200mcg/day orally 12th hourly,Increase if required to600mcg/day,Maximum dose: 2.4 mg/day Menopausal symptoms:25 to 75 mcg....More details.....
 Pregnancy Use with caution
 Breast Feeding Use with caution
 Old Age Use with caution
 Children Use with caution
 Mechanism Of Action Clonidine exerts its action as an antihypertensive agent by stimulating alpha-2A receptors located in regions of brain, such as the nucleus tractus so....More details.....
 PharmacoKinetics Absorption: Well absorbed orally, Distribution: Widely distributed, Metabolism: Metabolized in liver, Excretion: Excreted mainly through urine. ....More details.....
 OnsetOfAction 24 to 72 hours....More details.....
 DurationOfAction Few days....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1.Sedation 2.Mental depression 3.Dryness of mouth, eyes & nose 4.Constipation 5.Impotence 6.Dizziness 7.Insomnia 8.Nightmares 9.Electrolyte im....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions 1.Coronary disorders 2.Myocardial infarction 3.Cerebrovascular diseases 4.Renal impairment 5.Hepatic impairment ....More details.....
 Indications 1.Hypertension 2.Menopausal symptoms 3.Opiate withdrawal 4.Nicotine withdrawal 5.Diabetic diarrhea 6.Growth delay in children 7.Alcohol withdraw....More details.....
 Storage Store at room temperature.Protect from heat and light.Keep away from children.....More details.....
 MissedDosage Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.....More details.....
 Overdose Treatment is supportive and symptomatic. Assure the airway and empty the stomach by gastric lavage. Administer activated charcoal. In case of transdermal patch remove it from the body ....More details.....
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