CLONIDINE 0.025MG-ORAL (cont.)
PRECAUTIONS: Before using this drug, tell your doctor your medical history, including: allergies (especially drug allergies), heart disease, blood vessel disease, kidney disease, depression. Limit alcohol use, as it may aggravate the drowsiness or dizziness side effects of this drug. Caution performing activities requiring mental alertness. This medication should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. This drug is excreted into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
DRUG INTERACTIONS: Tell your doctor of all nonprescription and prescription medication you may use, especially of: drowsiness- causing drugs such as sedatives or tranquilizers, drugs for sleep, anti-anxiety drugs, muscle relaxants (e.g., cyclobenzaprine) narcotic pain relievers (e.g., codeine), psychiatric drugs (including MAO inhibitors such as furazolidone, selegiline, tranylcypromine, moclobemide), tricyclic antidepressants such as amitriptyline, anti-seizure medications, certain antihistamines (e.g., diphenhydramine), high blood pressure medicines (e.g., beta-blockers), digoxin. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.
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