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  1. Adderall 30 mg XR 6th November 2007
    ... can barely sleep now so shes got me on 0.1 mgs of clonidine too. How much more can one person take....

  2. Nervous Tic or more serious? 21st March 2007
    ... twitch. If you go to a neurologist and he gives him clonidine it is very normal to get sleepy for the first couple ... days or even a week or so. The clonidine has helped me tremendously but if it does help him...

  3. blood clot 12th February 2007
    ... thinner and taken off my premarin. I was then given clonidine for hot flashes (does not work) and amitriptyline ... paper that comes with your pills says not to take clonidine and the amitriptyline together. I ask my NP snd she...

  4. Autonomic Failure ~ My Brother's Decline 19th January 2007
    ... He was able to get off of the betablockers but the clonidine which controls his tremors is the med they would like ... This is happening from just a small decrease in his clonidine ....he was taking 6mgs every 4 hours and just decreasing ... other he goes into violent tremors which require the clonidine , he isn't able to urinate unless he goes and gets...
    ... such as B12, B-complex? Also in regards to the clonidine , it's apparently hard on the kidneys but stops tremors...
    ... 10. This happens from just the little decrease in clonidine from 6mgs every 4 hours to 5mgs to every 4 hours. ... the doctor is insisting on further decreasing the clonidine , when my brother was informed of this knowing how ... with him and said that they further decreased the clonidine to 4mgs every 4 hours and the doctor is insisting ... adding florinef and primidone as he tapers off the clonidine . As far as tests I know an MRI, CAT Scans, lumbar...
    ... and then some and it still doesn't help. He is on clonidine .4mgs, morphine 2mgs every 4 hours, Darvocet every ... tremors worsten even with the slightest decrease in his clonidine . They also feel that he has had a stroke because ... perhaps making things worse. When they decreased the clonidine by .1mg from .5mg to .4mgs he worstened for a day ... is going through a detox since he has been on the clonidine for so long and on the highest dose any doctor has...
    ... the next few days. We found out today that the clonidine that my brother is on was never perscribed at the...
    ... the thing is,there are other meds besides clonidine that could possibly work better for the tremors he...
    ... well be going on. The only thing is when I looked up Clonidine withdrawal it says that one must decrease the dose ... hypertensive crisis. Whenever they went to decrease his clonidine in the other hospital they have not done this so I ... part of the reason that they want to get him off the Clonidine since it could be nephrotoxic. Well I have to get...
    ... with an update. The doctors continue to decrease the Clonidine while his blood pressure rises to high levels and...

  5. Asprin vs Acetaminophen? 12th November 2006
    ... started to hit me my BP went up:blob_fire First I took Clonidine at the first sign and it went away, now I take it...

  6. Erratic Blood Pressure: Endocrine problem?? 27th April 2006
    ... while. At about 7pm, I took a small piece of a .1mg clonidine tab. (In Nov. 2005 I had gone to the ER with spiked ... BP around 185/115 and they gave me a script for clonidine . At that time, I had been taking diclofenak for lower ... the day before. I took the remainder of the .1 mg clonidine , which had slight but not significant effect. The ... call cardiologist advised me to stay lying down, stop clonidine and go to ER if the BP got extremely high. At 7:30pm...

  7. Overdose and permanent damage probs. 23rd October 2005
    ... think it was), 20 Respiradol .25mg, and about 35-40 Clonidine 0.1mg.... i was stupid at the time, i was very sick...

  8. Has anyone ever taken Andriol? 10th April 2005
    ... a host of drugs (Oxycontin, Celexa, Baclofin, and clonidine ). I have been taking these drugs ever since and my...

  9. 14 yrs old/Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome ("POTS") 18th October 2003
    ... with fludrocortisone, beta-blockers, midodrine, or clonidine , can be beneficial. Physical exercise, especially...

  10. need help indentifying a pill 25th February 2003
    ... Maybe clonidine ? ...

General Health board
  1. Is This a Stroke? 23rd November 2009
    ... do have high blood pressure and take medications ( Clonidine and Atenolol). I was running short of my meds recently...

  2. Beta-Blockers 29th March 2004
    ... feelings on beta blockers as well as the fatigue. Clonidine is an alpha blocker, known for its sedative effects...

Acid Reflux board
  1. Irregular Rumbling Sensation In Chest. 19th December 2008
    ... pounds. My meds are as follows: Atenolol, 100mg. q.d., Clonidine , .3 mg. t.i.d., asprin, 81 mg. q.d. for high blood...

Acne board
  1. Diagnosis: Rosacea 21st April 2007
    ... by means of the centrally acting α-2 agonist clonidine , but there is no evidence whatsoever that this is...

ADD - Attention Deficit Disorder board
  1. Need Help Understanding Vyvanse 7th January 2009
    ... well at night would anyone have any inforamtion on clonidine i think this is how it is spelled but i really can...

  2. Concerta and my son 25th October 2008
    ... does not sleep. We have had strange epeisodes with Clonidine ( catapres) which was given to help sleep. We don...

  3. adhs 9th September 2008
    ... tegretol has been used in the past primarily for epilepsy clonidine also but to a lesser extent. Thur is right talk to...

  4. Recently diagnosed with Depression and ADD 18th August 2008
    ... there is also ridilon for add an adhd. He also takes clonidine for sleeping because the other meds kept him up. I...

  5. Tics - does Clonadine help? 7th February 2008
    ... abruptly discontinue. Some doctors will prescribe Clonidine and a stimulant together. This is usually done if ... on a stimulant unless under those circumstances. Clonidine is also prescribed alone to treat tics and ADHD. It...
    ... about 2 years and throughout this time i have taken clonidine and it has helped me tremendously but if i dont take...

  6. Newly diagnosed - Questions about prescribed Adderall 5th January 2008
    ... tell if I"m on the right dose? I was also prescribed clonidine .1mg to help me sleep. Please help!!...

  7. benadryl and ritalin 7th December 2007
    ... since being on the Concerta so her Dr. prescribed Clonidine at bedtime to help her sleep....

  8. 3 year old on Strattera 14th November 2007
    ... bi-polar. He takes Risperdal 1.5 mg 3 x a day and Clonidine 2 mg. at bedtime. He has been taking these 2 drugs...
    ... being given to a child so young. Is he taking the clonidine for hypertension?...

  9. Add & Focalin Xr 23rd March 2007
    ... reading on WEB MD, that a combination of drugs such as clonidine or guanfacine combined with concerta, or ritalin can...

  10. Ritalin 12th February 2007
    ... sister may want to ask the doctor about trying a little clonidine to see if it improves his sleep quality and possible...
    ... I do not refer clonidine I think he should be revaluated it sounds like he...

  11. Tics - does Clonadine help? 2nd November 2006
    ... developed tics years before we tried stimulants. Yes, Clonidine was very helpful. It greatly diminished his tics ... and helped him sleep. One thing to know about Clonidine is that the pills are very short-acting so you get ... peaks and valleys in their effectiveness. There is a clonidine patch that worked wonderfully for us. The patch is ... t have that problem. Oh, one other thing about Clonidine . Keep an eye out for constipation. It constipated...
    ... abruptly discontinue. Some doctors will prescribe Clonidine and a stimulant together. This is usually done if ... on a stimulant unless under those circumstances. Clonidine is also prescribed alone to treat tics and ADHD. It...
    ... abruptly discontinue. Some doctors will prescribe Clonidine and a stimulant together. This is usually done if ... on a stimulant unless under those circumstances. Clonidine is also prescribed alone to treat tics and ADHD. It ... remember. But ya I also read that the mixture of the clonidine and the dexadrine could be a deadly mixture, and yes...
    ... . But ya I also read that the mixture of the clonidine and the dexadrine could be a deadly mixture, I ... Personally, I'm not as afraid of combining Dexedrine and Clonidine as I am about giving Dexedrine to a kid who has developed...

  12. New to Adderall XR--confused about effects 28th September 2006
    ... Risperderal. Then that didn't work, and now he takes Clonidine . Finally, the pdoc has found one that works for his...

  13. Daughter w/ ADHD... HELP!!! 26th September 2006
    ... work. She was recently given a RX of Adderall 25 mg, Clonidine .1 mg, and Seroquel and seems to be doing better....

  14. Adhd with sensory issues in child 18th September 2006
    ... kicked out of school. He takes Ritalin LA, Ritalin, and Clonidine . He has taken Adderall and Risperderal as well. They...

  15. Adderall, Seroquil, and Clomidine? 31st August 2006
    ... XR 25mg, Zoloft 200mg (AM) and Lorazepam (same as Clonidine ) .5mg, Seroquel 200mg, Lithium 600mg and Topomax 150mg...

  16. Hyper and Angry 4th July 2006
    ... the sleeping issue: Add'ers tend to get sleepy on Clonidine 1 mg.. He takes that when he feels restless, or if...
    ... That's what my son takes, clonidine to help him relax and sleep.These were prescribed ... between melatonin which we do on and off just like clonidine ....

  17. Tics? 28th March 2006
    ... to continue treatment with stimulants. Sometimes, clonidine is given with the stimulants to help control the tics ... . Clonidine is nice because it also helps with sleep. Alternately...

  18. anyone experience meds making things worse 13th March 2006
    ... mother decided to try the meds. nik was prescribed clonidine , haldol, and something else. the tics were suppressed...

  19. I am about to fall over 24th February 2006
    ... My 2 and 3 year olds, which are already both on clonidine won't sleep but a couple of hours. Are there any...
    ... and also check whether that med could be given w/the Clonidine . Best wishes....
    ... Why are your two toddlers on clonidine ?...
    ... Thanks for all of the replies. They are on clonidine to help them sleep, without it they don't sleep at...

  20. ADD with anxiety: how to medicate 14th February 2006
    ... s other conditions, requiring more meds (holdone, clonidine , and clomipramine among them) and left us feeling...

  21. adderall xr......yikes 24th January 2006
    ... Concerta 54mg. daily and Effexor xr 75mg. daily and takes Clonidine 0.2mg at bedtime...With this regimen which he has...

  22. Concerta for 6yr old 5th January 2006
    ... After 3 weeks of the clonidine and very little improvement (his behavior is now a ... up the prescription. She wants him to stay on the clonidine as well. He has just been diagnosed with ADD, and...

  23. Clonidine for ADD??? 23rd December 2005
    ... ODD but hasn't been officially dignosed yet) took Clonidine at night to help him sleep. That was all he took it...
    ... My son took Clonidine for his ADHD for a while. It helped alot with his...

  24. Concerta causing tics 13th July 2005
    ... the tics have come back again. He has been taking Clonidine to help him sleep for as long as he has been on the...
    ... the tics have come back again. He has been taking Clonidine to help him sleep for as long as he has been on the...

  25. ADD and Tics 26th May 2005
    ... before he started on ADD medication. He was given Clonidine to help control them when he got old enough for it...
    ... but honestly, I don't know that for a fact. The Clonidine I described is sometimes given at the same time as...
    ... What is clonidine and what are the side effects? Do you know if it...
    ... Kappy, I know that clonidine is used to treat tics in kids both on and off stimulants...

  26. What do you think could be going on with my son? 24th March 2005
    ... taking melatonin to help him sleep (he used to take Clonidine ). Anyway we thought the meds were working. The teachers...
    ... taking melatonin to help him sleep (he used to take Clonidine ). Anyway we thought the meds were working. The teachers...

  27. 2 1/2 Year Old On Anti Depressants 13th March 2005
    ... what medication he's prescribed for him melatonin? clonidine ? risperadal? ritalin? these are only a few medications...

  28. Thoughts on adderall vs. ritalin? 2nd October 2004
    ... meds before settling in on a combo of adderall and clonidine for him. He has been on this ever since and has only...

  29. Ho do I know if my son has ADD/ADHD 27th September 2004
    ... age of five, he is now 12. He is on Adderall and clonidine . The adderall is for the ADHD and the clonidine just...

  30. Feel like i am going crazy 13th September 2004
    ... the washer, etc. Then he was put on Adderall and Clonidine , this worked for him. He now takes Adderall only ... in the morning and a small dose of Clonidine in the morning with it and then a larger dose at bed ... now 12 and doing great. He still takes Adderall and Clonidine . I don't know what meds you are on but these worked...

  31. Ritalin-like and appetite 7th September 2004
    ... of weight so we were very careful. He also takes clonidine with his adderall. Our solution has been that he ... maintaining a normal weight. He is now 12. He takes clonidine at bedtime again to help him sleep. I hope this helps...

  32. Alternative to Adderall- Please Help 30th August 2004
    ... different meds. Also for sleep problems, he is taking clonidine , you may want to suggest it. He never slept more...

  33. Therapeutic level of Metadate for adults?? 27th August 2004
    ... dose. You keep spelling it Clonopin...do you mean Clonidine instead? That would be an entirely different story...

  34. HELP my sons Dr. wants to change meds. 23rd June 2004
    ... the fact that he still wasn't getting it. There was Clonidine too for a while which I was leary about at first considerin...

  35. ADHD or Bipolar, I'm confused? 30th May 2004
    ... could not get out of bed in the morning. she was on clonidine for getting to sleep but it did not work most imes...

  36. ADHD & OCD 10 yr. old son- Out of Control 7th May 2004
    ... tic. I have to tell you that he was first placed on Clonidine when he was in the fifth grade. The tics started when...

  37. Clonodine only 12th January 2004
    ... My son took clonidine for a while for his tics and hyperactivity. It helped ... concentration/attention problems. If you do go the clonidine route, I highly recommend the patch form over taking ... was constipation. I didn't realize that it was the clonidine causing it until we stopped the clonidine. Hope...
    ... My son's doctor explained to me, that Clonidine can be given with a stimulant in the morning. Clonidine ... effects the sleepyness. In other words, I would not give Clonidine only, but combine it with the stimulant....

  38. Can ritilin make some symptoms worse? 28th December 2003
    ... get through the afternoon. Dr. Horacek is a fan of clonidine for muting the effects of the norepinephrine. Whether...

  39. Ritilin and clonodine - anyone?? 24th December 2003
    ... If your doctor does choose to use clonidine , talk to him about using the patch form. Some children ... of skin irritation. In addition to reducing tics, clonidine helped with the hyperactivity, negative persistance ... hyperactivity as it wears off. The downside of the clonidine patch for our son was extreme constipation. A word...
    ... My 10 yo daughter has been on clonidine and stimulants for about two years now. The lowest ... dose of clonidine has been very effective for her. She has Tourette ... was ever medicated for ADHD. Our doctor believes clonidine to be one of the safest drugs for tics and has the ... of helping the ADHD and sleeping problems as well. Clonidine does need to be taken regularly, but at a low dose...
    ... info (personal) I hope you know what I mean, on the Clonidine patch. My son has been going thru meds for 2 years...
    ... Sometimes the clonidine is for tics and sometimes for sleeping problems. ... daughter is also Obsessive Compulsive and anxiety and the clonidine tends to cut the OC behavior a bit also. by the way...
    ... My son is on Concerta and also Clonidine . He is on the clonidine for sleep. Without it he ... off he was bouncing off the walls. We did try the Clonidine patch, which was wonderful, but he had an allergic ... his skin gets irritated. I have no complants about clonidine , except for when we run out ,like last night and he...
    ... happens to have a tic. They started her on Paxil and clonidine . It seemed to help but as Tourette's goes it waxes ... worsen . She is almost 14 now and does not take the clonidine anymore still just the Paxel. With girls it can go...

  40. other drugs for adhd 6th December 2003
    ... him. He has tried: STraterra, Ritalin, Dexadrine, Clonidine , Tenex, ADderall, Adderall XR, Wellbutrin, and many...

  41. Tourettes & ADD 21st November 2003
    ... TS is the mildest problem. She takes Concerta and clonidine . The clonidine at a very low dose helps to reduce...

  42. Helping your child to sleep? 22nd October 2003
    ... His doctor can prescribe something for that (like Clonidine ). The rage you are talking about is probably happening...
    ... morning. I hate to put him on something so severe as Clonidine . He's a very picky eater, so even though I've checked...

  43. Considering med for tic-related ocd? Any advice? 8th October 2003
    ... yo has the same disorders. She takes concerta and clonidine for the ADHD and tics (respectively). Also the clonidine...

  44. How many of your kids developed tics after taking stimulants? 4th September 2003
    ... My daughter does extremely well on a low dose of clonidine for her tics. tenex has also been mantioned. In...

  45. Its time to accept your children ! 6th June 2002
    ... Anything to help him. I do feel that new drug clonidine is working with the concerta. But I can't wait until ... mphetamines, because that's what most of them all are. The clonidine is not an amphetamine and that's what slows him down ... not drowsy either. Then I give him 1 tablet of the clonidine at bedtime so he'll go to sleep at a decent time....

Addiction & Recovery board
  1. Chills???? 15th April 2010
    ... Hello donna, Clonidine helps with the chills, as it is a medicine for the ... central nervous system. Clonidine reduces your blood pressure, so most folks should...

  2. Quitting Suboxone Cold Turkey 9th April 2010
    ... cold turkey. My dr said he would proscribe me with clonidine (blood pressure meds) and I was going to get some...
    ... dose. The doc would serve you well to script some clonidine for at or near post jump. If you're planning time...

  3. I need help please 25th February 2010
    ... anyone can answer it. I have a prescription here for Clonidine and I researched some on it and found this... ... Although not approved by the FDA for these purposes, clonidine has also been used to relieve alcohol withdrawal, ... treat diabetic diarrhea, to treat Tourette's Syndrome. Clonidine has also been used to reduce menopausal flushing, ... drug while getting off one. I have read alot that Clonidine is one of the first drugs a rehab will put the patients...
    ... Anyways...on to going in more detail... 1) Clonidine is a blood pressure medicine that does a lot of things...

  4. From Methadone to Morphine, good idea? 28th January 2010
    ... off of Methadone, so he changed me over to Morphine, clonidine , and I have been taking those, and I still fell like...

  5. Day 4 cold turkey from 400mg+ oxy per day 11th January 2010
    ... withdrawal, i cycled with tylenol and motrin for aches, clonidine helped alott, esp with sweats, restless feeling, and...

  6. Need help and advice 18th November 2009
    ... with opiate withdrawals. Something to help you sleep, Clonidine to lower your blood pressure which tends to help with...

  7. frustrated 18th November 2009
    ... and your blood pressure will be through the roof. Clonidine isn't habit forming, but it does lower your blood ... really think it's worth getting a couple day's worth of Clonidine or Seroquel even to help with sleep if at all possible...

  8. I need help! 14th November 2009
    ... these withdrawals. You can try to get prescribed clonidine to lower your blood pressure during this time, immodium ... worst of your withdrawals. But probably something like clonidine to just lower your blood pressure, as although xanax...

  9. Day 5 without Norco!!! 29th October 2009
    ... 10 mg - relaxant, twice a day at ground zero detox, Clonidine HCL 0.1 mg for high blood pressure during detox -...

  10. how do I finalize oxy taper? 22nd August 2009
    ... that doesn't seem to help. my doc has given me clonidine and says to take it 2ice a day. but honestly I never...
    ... to 0 in a four-week timeframe. He also prescribed clonidine , but it made me a zombie. It seems like some of the...
    ... easy on yourself during this time as you can. The Clonidine sounds okay, because it's not something that you're ... that may help calm you as well. I remember having a Clonidine patch and stocking up on every calming herbal stuff...
    ... tho now that is what he suggested and perscribed the Clonidine . in the past I didn't take it as perscribed, now I ... laptop to bed and slept till 5am, then took another clonidine .. Im going to physical therapy today, then back to...
    ... re doing great and I hope you can continue it. The Clonidine is suppose to help with the withdrawals. Just remember ... to taper off of the Clonidine when it's time to get off of it as well. So long...
    ... pretty green around the edges for about 5 days, took clonidine , tried some tylenol 3 to go to physical therapy (I...

  11. question about suboxone 21st August 2009
    ... suboxone, which can be rough with withdrawls, you can use clonidine Ė that will reduce all of the symptoms by about half ... ativan or valium goes a long way in the evening; the clonidine helps with sleep as well. If you donít have either...

  12. When do I start feeling normal? 5th July 2009
    ... horrible anxiety attacks when I tried. I went the clonidine and ativan route and it still didn't work, so I went...

  13. Need suboxone advice... 5th June 2009
    ... being on sub. The Dr. I'm going to also prescribes clonidine and a sleeping pill if neccessary. All thoughts are...
    ... take another 4mg around 830pm. She also gave me some clonidine and trazodone if I needed them for sleep. So I took...
    ... been feeling pretty normal. I used half of a .1mg clonidine last nite to sleep and that worked very well. I have...

  14. Withdrawal and sleepless nights 3rd June 2009
    ... If not, you may have to see your doctor. Perhaps clonidine could help as well. The symptoms are caused by autonomic...

  15. new here...oxycodone problem 3rd June 2009
    ... if the w/d's get too bad, a doctor may prescribe clonidine or Valium or a sleeping pill to help. You're setting...
    ... first few weeks then I could taper. She also uses Clonidine and a sleeping pill. Thanks for being here....
    ... addict). The Dr. I talked to said that she also uses Clonidine and a sleeping pill if necessary. Did you all need...
    ... take another 4mg around 830pm. She also gave me some clonidine and trazodone if I needed them for sleep. So I took...
    ... been feeling pretty normal. I used half of a .1mg clonidine last nite to sleep and that worked very well. I have...

  16. Scared, almost ready--long post 31st May 2009
    ... talking to your PCP because there are other drugs like clonidine or Valium that can help with the w/d's symptoms to...
    ... that greatly help reduce the sysmptoms of withdrawl. Clonidine is a bloodpressure med that does wonderd for the chills...

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