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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of clonidine Oral.

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/25/2007 10:58:12 PM

Reviewer: jrnels66, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am a Non insulin diabetic on oral meds, with high cholesterol and high blood pressure. Cholesterol is controlled with Lipitor and high blood pressure is effectively being controlled with Clonidine and other HBP meds. There have been no side affects; however, my doctor closely monitors my blood pressure & drug usage. It has been effective for me. Thanks.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/23/2007 10:59:50 AM

Reviewer: Kelly, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I tried about 20 diffrent Rx with horrible side effects. I have been taking this for almost 2 yrs now & still experience the overwhelming need to sleep after a couple hrs and the dry mouth w/o eating a fairly sized meal. Overall, my BP has been great! I can live with these side effects but question...Since I'm now 38 & a homemaker, will I ever be able to take this medicine and not ne ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/8/2007 2:42:28 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
after 1 to 4 hours I am very very tired

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/13/2007 3:58:55 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Taking for hypertension x 6 mos. now. Lowers pulse as well. But less effective now than in beginning. I am female, 63 and a patient. Having trouble setting up a login.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/27/2007 12:03:00 AM

Reviewer: Canadian, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Falling asleep and breathlessness one and half hours after taking med,constant dry mouth,Raynaud's worsened,vivid nightmares, muscle pain and weakness,oedema of legs and body,apparent congestive heart failure,yet my heart is perfectly healthy,nerves shot--I cry at nothing,--I can't wait to get off this drug,but have been allergic to many others.I hate the way this makes me feel.My health a ... Show Full Comment

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