Hypodine

Hypodine

clonidine

Manufacturer:

Pharmasant Lab

Distributor:

Central Poly Trading

Marketer:

Central Poly Trading
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Clonidine HCl
Indications/Uses
ADHD.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Childn >45 kg Initially 0.1 mg at bed time may be increased every 3-7 days by 0.1 mg increments bid, then tid, then qid. Max dose: 0.4 mg/day, ≤45 kg Initially 0.05 mg at bed time may be increased every 3-7 days by 0.05 mg increments bid, then tid, then qid. Max dose: 0.2 mg/day for patients weighing 40.5-45 kg. When discontinuing therapy, taper gradually over 1-2 wk.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Special Precautions
Severe coronary insufficiency. Patients who perform task which require mental alertness.
Adverse Reactions
Drowsiness, headache, fatigue, dizziness, insomnia, xerostomia, constipation.
Drug Interactions
MAOIs, methylphenidate, pentoxifylline, SSRIs, TCAs.
ATC Classification
C02AC01 - clonidine ; Belongs to the class of imidazoline receptor agonists, centrally-acting antiadrenergic agents. Used in the treatment of hypertension.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Hypodine tab 0.15 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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