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CLONIDINE - TRANSDERMAL

Common Brand Name(s): Catapres-TTS
Phonetic Pronunciation: (KLAHN-eh-deen)
Information last revised May 2010

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This medication is used to treat high blood pressure. It works by stimulating certain brain receptors (alpha adrenergic type) which results in the relaxing of blood vessels in other parts of your body, causing them to widen. Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems.
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