Clonidine side effects - from FDA reports


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In this review, we analyze Clonidine side effects by the time on the drug, gender and age of the people who have side effects while taking Clonidine. The review is based on 33,006 people who have side effects while taking the drug from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Clonidine

Clonidine has active ingredients of clonidine. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Clonidine 33,960 users)

On Nov, 17, 2017

33,006 people who take Clonidine are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Clonidine side effects.

Most common side effects over time *:

< 1 month:
  • vomiting
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
  • somnolence
  • syncope
  • pyrexia
  • tremor
  • hypotension
  • vision blurred
  • white blood cell count increased
1 - 6 months:
  • vomiting
  • drug ineffective
  • weight decreased
  • agranulocytosis
  • hypotension
  • pernicious anaemia
  • pneumonia
  • rash
  • alopecia
  • application site erythema
6 - 12 months:
  • syncope
  • death
  • pain
  • hypotension
  • bradycardia
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • heart rate increased
  • hypothyroidism
  • kidney transplant rejection
  • renal impairment
1 - 2 years:
  • loss of control of legs
  • weight increased
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • asthenia
  • weight decreased
  • wound infection
  • anxiety
  • bradycardia
  • death
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
2 - 5 years:
  • speech disorder
  • postoperative wound complication
  • hypotension
  • rectal haemorrhage
  • cardiac arrest
  • haemorrhagic anaemia
  • haemorrhagic arteriovenous malformation
  • myocardial infarction
  • pleural effusion
  • renal failure
5 - 10 years:
  • rectal haemorrhage
  • weight decreased
  • diverticulum intestinal haemorrhagic
  • haemolysis
  • blood creatinine increased
  • coronary artery stenosis
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea exertional
  • haemolytic anaemia
  • hostility
10+ years:
  • tardive dyskinesia
  • syncope
  • affective disorder
  • bradycardia
  • breast cancer
  • breast cancer metastatic
  • fatigue
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • head injury
  • hypotension
not specified:
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • weight increased
  • drug ineffective
  • death
  • pain
  • completed suicide
  • nausea
  • somnolence
  • myocardial infarction

Most common side effects by gender *:

female:
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • weight increased
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • nausea
  • death
  • completed suicide
  • tremor
  • urinary tract infection
male:
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • drug ineffective
  • weight increased
  • death
  • pain
  • completed suicide
  • myocardial infarction
  • somnolence
  • tremor

Most common side effects by age *:

0-1:
  • unresponsive to stimuli
  • supraventricular tachycardia
  • tachycardia
  • arrhythmia neonatal
  • irritability
  • premature baby
  • respiratory failure
  • rhinovirus infection
  • tardive dyskinesia
  • transient tachypnoea of the newborn
2-9:
  • weight increased
  • somnolence
  • vomiting
  • psychomotor hyperactivity
  • convulsion
  • tremor
  • drug ineffective
  • seizure
  • suicidal ideation
  • death
10-19:
  • weight increased
  • vomiting
  • suicidal ideation
  • drug ineffective
  • aggression
  • tic
  • somnolence
  • death
  • sedation
  • suicide attempt
20-29:
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • drug ineffective
  • weight increased
  • abdominal pain
  • death
  • gastroenteritis
  • completed suicide
  • hyperaesthesia
  • overdose
30-39:
  • vomiting
  • completed suicide
  • abdominal pain
  • vision blurred
  • weight decreased
  • death
  • weight increased
  • pain
  • respiratory arrest
  • somnolence
40-49:
  • vomiting
  • completed suicide
  • weight decreased
  • weight increased
  • death
  • pain
  • myocardial infarction
  • nausea
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • cerebrovascular accident
50-59:
  • vomiting
  • completed suicide
  • weight decreased
  • death
  • weight increased
  • pain
  • myocardial infarction
  • nausea
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • tremor
60+:
  • weight decreased
  • vomiting
  • drug ineffective
  • death
  • pain
  • weight increased
  • myocardial infarction
  • nausea
  • vision blurred
  • tremor

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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