Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
164 Doctors are Online

Is it safe to take two clonidine tablets?

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

Practicing since : 2003
Answered : 5709 Questions
I took two clonidine tablets by mistake, thinking they were another daily med. am I going to be okay?
Posted Fri, 6 Dec 2013 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Dadapeer K 1 hour later
Brief Answer: No need to worry you will be okay. Detailed Answer: Hello Welcome to health care magic Clonidine is commonly used for treatment of hypertension. It is also used for treatment of migraine and some psychiatric problems. The common side effects seen with clonidine are depression,dizziness, confusion, hypotension. The drugs peaks in action rapidly and its maximum action is seen after 60 to 70 minutes and it is excreted rapidly. Hence the toxic side effects are rarely seen with two drugs being taken together. Hence no need to worry you will be alright. Please let me know if you have any further questions. With regards Dr Dadapeer K
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Doctor Now

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor