Elavil Amitriptyline

Catapres: Bridging Hypertension and Psychiatric Care

Type of Medication:

Clonidine, marketed as Catapres, is originally used to treat hypertension but has found a significant role in managing various psychiatric conditions. Clonidine belongs to the drug class called Alpha-2-Agonist. Clonidine works by changing nerve impulses in the brain and relaxing blood vessels

Psychiatric Uses:

Please see FDA Label for the most up-to-date FDA-approved indications; and a licensed psychiatric prescribing provider for off-label indications.