Catapres


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Catapres

 [kat´ah-pres]
trademark for preparations of clonidine hydrochloride, an antihypertensive agent and analgesic.

Catapres

(kä′tə-prĕs′)
A trademark for the drug clonidine and its hydrochloride form.

Catapres

a trademark for an antihypertensive (clonidine hydrochloride).

Catapres

A brand name for CLONIDINE, a drug used to treat high blood pressure (HYPERTENSION). A stimulator of the alpha2 -adrenoceptor sites. See also ALPHA-ADRENOCEPTOR BLOCKING DRUGS.
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During the study he received 30 mg of Ritalin on school days for his hyperactivity, and 10 mg of Catapres at night to assist with his sleep difficulties.
The patient reported taking the following medications: Aciphex 20 mg as needed for acid reflux; Aspirin 81 mg; Benadryl 50 mg; Catapres .
Aldomet, Sytensin, Tenex, Catapres, Ismelin, Hylorel, reserpine, Inderal, Corgard, Tenormin, Blocadren, Lopressor, Visken, Normodyne/Trandate, Sectral, Levatol, Cartrol, Isoptin/Calan/Verelan, Kerlone
These include methyldopa, beta blockers, reserpine, and the other sympatholytics such as Tenex, Wytensin and Catapres.
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