Clonidine vs Enalapril

Clonidine
(Rx)
Enalapril
(Rx)
Clonidine is a high blood pressure medication.
Enalapril is a high blood pressure medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.3
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for High Blood Pressure
5.0
Concern level
1.5
Helpfulness
for High Blood Pressure
2.6
Concern level
2.0
Approval Date
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August 18, 2009
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
60,951 Discussions
4,375 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for ADHD
#4 for Addiction
#5 for Insomnia
#7 for Depression
#8 for RLS
#9 for Sweating
#10 for Tics
#11 for Hot Flashes
#12 for Flushing
#13 for Sleep Disorders
#15 for Diarrhea
#16 for ADD
Clonidine is prescribed for Withdrawal Symptoms, Anxiety, ADHD, High Blood Pressure and Tics and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Our data suggest that some patients take it for Depression, RLS, Sweating and Insomnia, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Condition
Number of posts
Enalapril is prescribed for High Blood Pressure and Chronic Heart Failure and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Clo
Drowsiness
2
Nausea
2
Weight Gain
2
Dry Mouth
1
Tachycardia
1
Burning
1
Palpitations
1
Psychosis
1
Weight Loss
1
Grogginess
1
Ena
Cough
10
Tiredness
6
Dizziness
4
Shortness of Breath
3
Allergy
3
Weight Gain
3
Depression
2
Nausea
2
Weight Loss
2
Weakness
2
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Drowsiness
Clo
Ena
2
0
Nausea
Clo
Ena
2
2
Weight Gain
Clo
Ena
2
3
Dry Mouth
Clo
Ena
1
0
Tachycardia
Clo
Ena
1
0
Burning
Clo
Ena
1
0
Palpitations
Clo
Ena
1
0
Psychosis
Clo
Ena
1
0
Weight Loss
Clo
Ena
1
2
Grogginess
Clo
Ena
1
0
Cough
Ena
Clo
10
0
Tiredness
Ena
Clo
6
0
Dizziness
Ena
Clo
4
0
Shortness of Breath
Ena
Clo
3
0
Allergy
Ena
Clo
3
0
Weight Gain
Ena
Clo
3
2
Depression
Ena
Clo
2
0
Nausea
Ena
Clo
2
2
Weight Loss
Ena
Clo
2
1
Weakness
Ena
Clo
2
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Clonidine during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
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Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Clonidine and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Enalapril and alcohol.
Method of use
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Transdermal Patch
Dosages
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: 0.1 mg/24hr, 0.2 mg/24hr, 0.3 mg/24hr
Patch: 0.1 mg/24 hr, 0.2 mg/24 hr, 0.3 mg/24 hr
No methods of use & dosage information found
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Clonidine
Enalapril Maleate, Enalaprilat Dihydrate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Clonidine and Enalapril: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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