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hypertension may develop early and may be followed by hypotension, bradycardia, respiratory depression, hypothermia, drowsiness, decreased or absent reflexes, weakness, irritability and miosis. The frequency of CNS depression may be higher in children than adults. Large overdoses may result in reversible cardiac conduction defects or dysrhythmias, apnea, coma and seizures. Signs and symptoms of overdose generally occur within 30 minutes to two hours after exposure.
Consult with a Certified Poison Control Center for up-to-date guidance and advice.
KAPVAY should not be used in patients with known hypersensitivity to clonidine.
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/22/2013
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