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  1. Nervous Tic or more serious?
    ... addictive serious side effects but some arent. im on catapres which is actually a med they give people with high...

Pain Management board

  1. Med Side effects???
    ... You might ask your doc about Catapres (clonidine). It's main use is for control of blood ... flashes. In fact, I had to detox once, and they gave me Catapres for the sweats. It's very effective. But you don...
    ... and feel really awkward. I would have suggested Catapres but we switched me to another pain med for another...

  2. going to pm doc next month what should i expect?
    ... the way, will the doctor be willing to continue my Catapres ?" , or if you had diabetes would it even cross your...

  3. started methadone for back pain
    ... agonist called clonidine or as it it better known, Catapres , which is an older type high blood pressure medication...

  4. * Do Not take vitamins when on narcotic medication...WHY
    ... along with 2 high blood pressure drugs (lotensin and catapres ). Without my beta blockers, my heart would probably...

  5. Methadone For Pain Relief
    ... husband has been on methadone (along with Lyrica, Norco, Catapres , Cymbalta and Wellbutrin) for 3 1/2 years. It seems...

  6. Namenda
    ... My husband is also on Lyrica, Wellbutrin, Cymbalta, Catapres , and Zanaflex. Thanks, Sunny...

  7. How can I find out the class of a med?
    ... trying to find out what the medication Clonidine ( Catapres ) is and don't know where to look. I've done a search...

  8. Medicare set-aside from WC
    ... pay for. My husband is on Lyrica, methadone, Norco, Catapres , Wellbutrin, etc. so I found ones which pay for all...

Rare Disorders board

  1. Is anyone knowledgeable about Pheochromocytoma?
    ... eg: standing from a sitting position). He is on Catapres a betablocker to control his blood pressure (keep...

Back Problems board

  1. I do not understand this
    ... because I was having some withdrawal symptoms, he gave a catapres patch and that helped. I went two weeks with no pain...

  2. Fusion Recovery & Leg Pain
    ... I think that made him a little mad so he gave me a catapres patch to help with the w/d feelings.So after stopping...

Brain & Nervous System Disorders board

  1. nervous twitches
    ... Tourette's Syndrome. Many sites recommended Haldol, Catapres , Orap, Prolixin, Anafranil or Prozac, though they...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) board

  1. Found Some Relief!!!
    ... very interesting. My husband was also prescribed a Catapres patch by his pain management doctor. We were told...
    ... Hi All, I also just started the catapres patch for pain for a few days and my doc told me to...
    ... away for a while...but want to give an update. The Catapres TTS Patch has done WONDERS for the sensitivity. I...

  2. Increasing Burning & Deep Pain
    ... So just in the last month the Dr has increase my catapres patch and topamax. The increase with the catapres...
    ... That's how I ended up on the cymbalta, topamax and catapres patch. I have noticed with the increase of the topamax...

  3. Cold Sweats....
    ... winter, when he is cold and wet. He already is on the Catapres patch, so I don't think that helps. We are not sure...

  4. update
    ... swelling in ankles and legs)Effexor,Restoril , and Catapres Patch. I had the fist digital nerve block today(boy...

  5. RSD in the facial area? Docs think I'm delusional.
    ... currently taking cymbalta, topamax, fentanyl patch, catapres patch, lortab. And I have a SCS. Isn't is just crazy...

  6. Please help
    ... at it's highest dose. It comes in a patch, which is catapres , it's more expensive than using the pills... which...

  7. Skooze - STS machine questions
    ... I said I'm doing with out narcotics.... I do take catapres , topamax, and use a compounded cream with ketamine...

  8. Thankful to find this board.
    ... side affects. Currently taking Cymbalta, Ambien and Catapres Patch. The RSD started in right side but also have...

  9. Increasing Symptoms
    ... the side effects. (He also takes Methadone, Norco, Catapres patch, Wellbutrin, and Cymbalta.) Hope this helps...

  10. Cymbalta for Chronic Pain?
    ... Cymbalta (along with Neurontin, Methadone, Norco, Catapres , Wellbutrin). He says that it did not help with pain...

  11. New Member
    ... different medications (Neurontin, Nortriptyline, Bextra, Catapres patch, Lidoderm patch, etc.) to control the pain....

  12. Sleepiness from methadone?
    ... it does help with the pain. (He is on Neurontin, catapres patch, Norco, Wellbutrin, atenolol, Lopid, Prevacid...

  13. 10 year old with RSD
    ... s had 6 nerve blocks, been on Neurontin, Ultracet, Catapres , Nortriptyline, Methadone, etc., gone to PT, the list...

  14. Aly and your foot??
    ... Aly & edna, Thanks for the replies. PM Dr. put Catapres patche on my foot and today feels a bit better and...

Tourette Syndrome board

  1. self diagnosed 22 yr old female with sporatic tourettes
    ... supress them as much. before i was on medication ( catapres 100) i had insomnia so badly because i spent all day...

  2. 20 year old with tourettes
    ... a 22 year old female with tourettes as well im on catapres 100 and im curious as to why ur on ridilin (sorry...

Digestive Disorders board

  1. Cholestyramine Users - HELP!!!
    ... Norvasc, Lisinopril/HCTZ, Trazodone, Remeron,Toprol, Catapres patch; occasional meds -- Proctofoam HC, Propo-N/Apap...

Inner Ear Disorders board

  1. Voluntary Palatal Myoclonus
    ... think he knew what he was talking about. he gave me a catapres patch which after reading the side effects seems like...
    ... think he knew what he was talking about. he gave me a catapres patch which after reading the side effects seems like...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Catapres anyone?
    ... Suki, It may help others to know that catapres is the name for clonidine hydrochloride. Bethsheba...
    ... s), Maxide (allergic reaction). My Dr. said that Catapres has been around a long time and thinks trying a low...
    ... quite high at home as well. I am concerned about the catapres , so I may give cardizem one more try....

  2. question
    ... brought on by a very stressful situation. Went on Catapres . Dr. has had to up the dosage and lower the dosage ... 117/65 since . What are my chances of going off the catapres ?? Any opinions? ICC...
    ... I was on the lowest dose of Clonidine ( Catapres ). In some people it actually has the opposite effect...

  3. Asthma and HBP help
    ... Only need my inhaler once or twice a year. I take Catapres for my BP. I have alos taken Inderal a few times for...

  4. Two Causes Of High Bp?
    ... PCP the next day and BP was 170/95.:) PCP put me on catapres and out of work for 2 weeks. This has been a battle...

  5. Can you take a diuretic with Sulfa allergy?
    ... I had a really high BP spike and the dr, put me on Catapres (clonidine) for the BP. I am also allergic to sulfa...

  6. one pill for all?
    ... epill out there for HBP, adema and palpitaions? I take catapres for HBP, Maxide as a diuretic and Inderal on an as...
    ... nothing that would include anything like chlonidine ( Catapres .) For those leg cramps, I think you might benefit...

  7. Is there any symptons of HBP?
    ... and my BP was 167/97. that explained it.He put me on catapres and out of work for 2 weeks. Since then the catapres...

  8. question about BP variations
    ... have had HBP for about 3 years controlled through catapres .1 i x daily. started to have fluctuations in the ... keep my BP stable even with the addition of another catapres . Any ideas will be appreciated. I have to add sometimes...
    ... keep my BP stable even with the addition of another catapres . Catapres is a "nasty" drug. It is very short...
    ... between now and the time i see my PCP. i started on catapres with the patch and had an allergic reaction at the...
    ... more light but I am singularly unfamiliar with how Catapres (clonidine) works other than on the central nervous...
    ... search and found many red flags not only with the catapres and remeron but remeron should not be prescribed for...

  9. what makes BP spike?
    ... a stroke. since then ihave had it controlled using catapres once a day. am going to Physical Therapy for work...

  10. Intro HBP and Magnesium
    ... OK i am so glad i found this. BP is regulated with catapres . also take maxide for fluid retention. have started...

  11. Clonidine and heart rate
    ... several times a day or as a slow dispersal patch, called Catapres I believe. If taken in pill form it can double as...
    ... several times a day or as a slow dispersal patch, called Catapres I believe. If taken in pill form it can double as...

  12. Any help?
    ... twice a day, Mycardis 40MG once a day, and using the Catapres 3 patch once a week. After all of that, my blood...
    ... Liz, The Catapres and the chlonidine are the same thing...why arr you...

  13. Is there a BP med w/o side effects becides diuretics?
    ... BUT I have been on ativan for that. I looked catapres up on the internet. I would have trouble with it...

  14. Overmedicated?
    ... and found that my BP was pretty high. They gave me Catapres which gave me hives, then Avapro and Avalide which...

  15. Does skipping meals cause High BP??
    ... and so quickly. Aha, I checked and it exists as CATAPRES it's available as a 24 hour patch. But, OY, the SUPER ... the stuff is almost FREE. Anyhoo, they call it CATAPRES TTS-1, 2 or 3...depending on dosage. You put a new...

  16. Chlonidine...How fast does it work on those who use it?
    ... Hi All- I am taking the Clonidine patch called " Catapres " I change it weekly. I started using the patch last...

  17. Info please-1st time Accupril user.
    ... already know you need to quit smoking. I have used catapres the patch and clonidine the pill form. It are a system...

  18. Clonidine ? - mgreylorn
    ... know what he is doing. I did the clonidine patch ( Catapres ) for a while. For me it didn't work quite as well...
    ... I did the clonidine patch ( Catapres ) for a while. For me it didn't work quite as well...

  19. Question about Ativan?
    ... use it to bring BP down quickly. Try asking for catapres , it's the brand name for clonidine. Cass...
    ... Catapres is the patch version of clonidine. Its much easier...

  20. ARB's, Thiazides and Beta Blockers a safe combo?
    ... that I had to get off. I'd done the clonidine patch, Catapres before going to the pills. I was on the clonidine...
    ... that I had to get off. I'd done the clonidine patch, Catapres before going to the pills. I was on the clonidine...

  21. Alpha-Blockers
    ... know a little about one of the alphas..clonidine ( Catapres ). It's very sedating and about 1/3 of patients experience...

  22. From Blood Pressure Spiking To Low Blood Pressure
    ... month, I would like to have her let me try out the catapres . LOL...I'll probably need two for each arm!!! I...

  23. Ok..After another urgent care visit!!!!
    ... room. Clonidine also comes in a patch form called Catapres . One patch is good for a week. I suffered some minor...

  24. coming off toprol xl
    ... to 12 hours. Clonidine also comes in a patch form, Catapres . If these spikes are a temporary side effect of the...

  25. Alternative to Drugs?
    ... worked. My bp started to creep up so I was given catapres patch (clondine patch) in addition, and had to up...

  26. Been On Benicar 40 for nearly 2 weeks
    ... similar in its calming effect? Yes, It is called catapres (generic name is clonidine) It has almost the same...

  27. Stubborn BP
    ... atenolol [Tenormin], 100 mg/day) or Clonidine HCl ( Catapres ), 0.6 mg/day, or Prazosin (Minipress), 20 mg/day...

  28. At what point is it a medical emergency??
    ... hospital...A beta blocker? Or perhaps even a drug called Catapres ? known to bring down BP very fast. Don't know your...

Addison's Disease board

  1. It's not Addison's....It's Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
    ... finding that a betablocker for the blood pressure ( catapres ) and an antiseizure med for the tremors and headaches...

ADD / ADHD board

  1. Concerta and my son
    ... sleep. We have had strange epeisodes with Clonidine ( catapres ) which was given to help sleep. We don't use that...

  2. 12 y.o son on ADHD meds.
    ... Anyway he was on 3 dexamphetamine tablets and half of a Catapres before school and half a dex and half a catapres after ... 40mg one tablet a day and then after school half a catapres and one dex. I think that the Ritalin is not lasting...

Addiction & Recovery board

  1. Why do doctors say Tramadol is not addictive
    ... anyon eon this drug at high dosages as I was you need catapres or something very similar to get off if not your body...

  2. clonidine
    ... Hydro; Clonidine ( Catapres ) is basically a blood pressure med that has some benefits ... area. Seems like these days Dr.'s are prescribing Catapres patches to wear but your Dr. may have prescribed the...

  3. Chlonadine info anyone?
    ... clonidine is Catapres and is an antihypertensive drug that can cause sedation...

  4. Messed up my taper regiment
    ... told him the taper regiment was failing. He called in Catapres . I picked it up and it is a patch that he wants to...
    ... doctor wants me to pick up some valium too. Is the catapres and valium going to help? You know I am getting...
    ... the morning and one at night every other day. The Catapres I am suppose to wear for seven days and put on another...

  5. Methadone question for anyone who has had good results with it.
    ... of this to one of her other drs, he prescribed the Catapres patch (clonodine) -- and we're on the last month's...
    ... just when I think I need it) i will be okay. is that Catapres patch you were talking about a narcotic?? I am on...
    ... addictive, not sure about valium. Julie wrote - Is that Catapres patch you were talking about a narcotic?? A:...

  6. Anyone want to hear my rehab story? (alcohol/painkillers)
    ... slowly tapered you down off the librium and valium and catapres , etc. The thing that was good about this is that...

  7. My Story.........................
    ... day. I took my last one this morning. I am on the Catapres patch and immodium. I am going to NA tonight. I...
    ... Jenny, in response to your question about the patch: CATAPRES TTS 1 is the name on my rx. It is a patch placed...

  8. VERY frustrated
    ... I think the clonodine and/or catapres patch is the key. It's a blood pressure med that...

  9. Who has done hospital detox successfully?
    ... roll their eyes at the thought of doing detox with a catapres patch, ambien and bentyl, but there are also those...

  10. Why do I feel so bad?
    ... of choice to regulate the BP during w/d. Is it the catapres patch or oral? And do you know how to take your own...
    ... of choice to regulate the BP during w/d. Is it the catapres patch or oral? And do you know how to take your own...

  11. Withdrawals and rx's (Spark)
    ... just thinking about something - if the clonidine or catapres patch help during lortab, percocet, etc. withdrawals...

  12. Who's awake on this Graveyard Shift???
    ... starts..... In the past, I once downed 90 Kolonopin,90 Catapres and 90 xanax in a 14 day period. It gave me some sleep...

  13. Wish I could find a sub Dr.
    ... tionologist (or even a regular MD) and tell them you need a catapres patch or clonodine (these are blood pressure meds...


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