Catapres Drug

Important Information about Catapres Drug

  • Catapres lowers blood pressure by decreasing the levels of certain chemicals in your blood.
  • The generic name of catapres is clonidine.
  • Before taking catapres tell to doctor if you have heart disease or severe coronary artery disease, a heart rhythm disorder, a history of heart attack or stroke, kidney disease.
  • Catapres side effects are fast or pounding heartbeats, a very slow heart rate, feeling short of breath.

Serious side effects of Catapres are:

  • Constipation
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry mouth
  • Nausea
  • Tiredness
  • Vomiting.