Clonidine vs Hydrocodone

Clonidine
(Rx)
Hydrocodone
(Rx)
Clonidine is a high blood pressure medication.
Hydrocodone is a cough & cold medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.3
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.5
Helpfulness
for Depression
1.0
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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August 18, 2009
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
60,965 Discussions
152,735 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
#1 for Pain
#2 for Depression
#3 for Headaches
#4 for Chronic Pain
#5 for Back Pain
#6 for Allergy
#7 for Cough
#8 for Severe Pain
#9 for Migraines
Hydrocodone is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Clo
Drowsiness
2
Nausea
2
Weight Gain
1
Dry Mouth
1
Tachycardia
1
Burning
1
Palpitations
1
Psychosis
1
Weight Loss
1
Grogginess
1
Hyd
Addiction
10
Withdrawal Symptoms
9
Euphoria
3
Vomiting
2
Drowsiness
2
Numbness
1
Dry Mouth
1
Seizures
1
Liver Damage
1
Restlessness
1
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Clonidine
Clo
Hydrocodone
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Drowsiness
Clo
Hyd
2
2
Nausea
Clo
Hyd
2
0
Weight Gain
Clo
Hyd
1
0
Dry Mouth
Clo
Hyd
1
1
Tachycardia
Clo
Hyd
1
0
Burning
Clo
Hyd
1
0
Palpitations
Clo
Hyd
1
0
Psychosis
Clo
Hyd
1
0
Weight Loss
Clo
Hyd
1
0
Grogginess
Clo
Hyd
1
0
Addiction
Hyd
Clo
10
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Hyd
Clo
9
0
Euphoria
Hyd
Clo
3
0
Vomiting
Hyd
Clo
2
0
Drowsiness
Hyd
Clo
2
2
Numbness
Hyd
Clo
1
0
Dry Mouth
Hyd
Clo
1
1
Seizures
Hyd
Clo
1
0
Liver Damage
Hyd
Clo
1
0
Restlessness
Hyd
Clo
1
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 Hydrocodone 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
Phenylephrine Hcl/Hydrocodone Bit/Chlorpheniramine
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Clonidine and Hydrocodone: 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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