clonidine


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Related to clonidine: clonazepam, Clonidine hydrochloride
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an antihypertensive (trade name Catapres) that can be administered orally or via transdermal patches

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As a result of interim analysis, approximately 80 additional patients were added to ongoing trial to maintain 90% percent power to detect a statistically significant difference between Clonidine Topical Gel and placebo
1-mg clonidine [patches on each arm]," give patients three doses of 0.
Commercially available formulations of clonidine and fentanyl solution were used.
On the second or third day of withdrawal, clonidine is begun to treat the sympathetic-related symptoms, such as muscle pains and chills.
2], oxygen saturation) in children who received caudal epidural clonidine (1 [micro]g/kg) when compared with the control group.
The mechanism of action is unique and differs from those of currently used sedative agents, including clonidine.
Eventually, the patient can be weaned from a short-acting IV agent to a more long-acting, sustained release medication such as a clonidine hydrochloride patch.
The Michigan researchers found clonidine indeed decreased the number of hot flashes experienced among these women -- from eight during the saline-only infusion to just two among women receiving clonidine treatment.
The current therapeutics market is served by approved drugs such as haloperidol and pimozide and off-label drugs such as Abilify (aripiprazole), risperidone, clonidine and tetrabenazine.
NASDAQ: BDSI) announced that it has completed the randomization of all patients in BDSI's ongoing initial pivotal Phase 3 clinical trial for Clonidine Topical Gel for the treatment of painful diabetic neuropathy (PDN).
In another study, 10 patients who had failed trials of benztropine or clonidine to reducing drooling were switched to intranasal ipratropium (Int.
One further conclusion: while many Australian anaesthetists including myself have embraced TIVA, TCI and BIS together with the adjunctive use of clonidine and ketamine, I am not sure how many of us are ready to go one step further and employ the minimally invasive anaesthesia technique.
Tramadol is one nonopioid alternative to clonidine (J.