CLONIDINE Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • skin inflammation
  • erythema or redness of skin or mucous membrane
  • itching

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • dry mouth
  • constipation
  • drowsiness
  • dizziness
  • low energy
  • generalized weakness

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • water retention
  • depression
  • visible water retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • abnormal sexual function
  • dry eye
  • eye irritation
  • eye itching
  • orthostatic hypotension, a form of low blood pressure
  • the inability to have an erection
  • thickening of the skin
  • decreased appetite
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • nervousness

RARE side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • nightmares
  • atrioventricular block, a type of slow heart rhythm disorder
  • slow heartbeat
  • Raynaud's phenomenon, a condition where blood vessels constrict too much with coldness or stress

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

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