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Clonidine

Clonidine is a drug that acts as an alpha-2 adrenergic agonist, the main effect being lowering blood pressure because it decreases the release of norepinephine and epinephrine (adrenalin). It is prescribed for people with high blood pressure, as well as being the main pharmacological remedy for opioid withdrawal due to its effects on the central nervous system. It helps alleviate some of the physical withdrawal symptoms such as excessive sweating and hot/cold flashes.

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[top]Introduction to Clonidine



[top]Using Clonidine

Clonidine can be taken orally as prescribed for high blood pressure.

[top]Ways of Administration

[top]Taking Clonidine Orally

[top]Snorting Clonidine

[top]Injecting Clonidine

[top]Plugging Clonidine

[top]Effects of Clonidine

Clonidine lowers blood pressure and eases symptoms of opioid withdrawal such as hot/cold flashes and excessive sweating. Clonidine can make the user drowsy or sleepy, and these effects are more prominent if clonidine is injected. Clonidine can have some anxiolytic (anxiety reducing) effects as well by relaxing the body.

[top]Combinations with Clonidine

[top]Different Uses for Clonidine



[top]Pharmacology of Clonidine

Clonidine is an alpha-2 adrenergic agonist. Activation of these receptors decreases release of norepinephrine and epinephrine. Clonidine lowers blood pressure.


[top]Chemistry of Clonidine



[top]The Dangers of Clonidine

[top]Danger 1

[top]Danger 2

[top]Danger 3

[top]Danger 4



[top]Producing Clonidine



[top]Forms of Clonidine

[top]Tabs



[top]Legal Status of Clonidine

[top]United Nations

[top]USA

[top]EU

[top]Other Countries



[top]History of Clonidine

[top]Popularity of Clonidine over time




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Contributors: Alfa, Docta, NeuroChi
Created by NeuroChi , 12-04-2012 at 02:48
Last edited by Alfa, 18-11-2012 at 17:11
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