Who should not take CATAPRES-TTS 3 Patch, Transdermal Weekly?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • Depression
  • Heart Attack
  • Disease of Inadequate Blood Flow to the Heart Muscle
  • Atrioventricular Heart Block
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Disorder of the Blood Vessels of the Brain
  • Occasional Numbness
  • Prickling
  • or Tingling of Fingers and Toes
  • recent operation
  • MRI Scan
  • chronic kidney disease stage 4 (severe)
  • chronic kidney disease stage 5 (failure)


  • Alpha 2 Adrenergic Agonist