Clorpres Oral Tablet 0.1-15Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Clorpres 15mg-0.1mg Tab
Bertek Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 1 

What is this Medicine?

CHLORTHALIDONE; CLONIDINE (klor THAL i done ; KLOE ni deen) is a combination of two medicines that are used to treat high blood pressure. Chlorthalidone is a diuretic. It lowers blood pressure and increases the amount of urine passed, which causes the body to lose salt and water. Clonidine also lowers blood pressure.

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Chlorthalidone/Clonidine Hydrochloride 15mg-0.1mg Tablet

NDC: 003780001
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Hypertension

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Avoid excessive humidity
Chlorthalidone/Clonidine Hydrochloride 15mg-0.1mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Chlorthalidone/Clonidine Hydrochloride 15mg-0.1mg Tablet

Retaining Urine Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
<40.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Withdrawal Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Gynecomastia Incidence:
0.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hair Loss Incidence:
0.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle Cramps Incidence:
0.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
0.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Hives Incidence:
0.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
0.5%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Angioedema Incidence:
0.5%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
0.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
0.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
0.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle Pain Incidence:
0.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
0.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weight Gain Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Depression Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nighttime Urination Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Feeling Sick Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Increased Urination Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Sexual Desire Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Postural Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
10.0-33.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
16.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Chlorthalidone/Clonidine Hydrochloride 15mg-0.1mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Chlorthalidone/Clonidine Hydrochloride 15mg-0.1mg Tablet(Chlorthalidone)
Alcohol and Antihypertensives(Chlorthalidone)
Although an interaction is possible, Ethanol (alchohol) and Antihypertensive Agents (drugs used to reduce high blood pressure) may be used together. Ethanol or alchohol-containing beverages may increase the effects of Antihypertensive Agents on your blood pressure. If the blood pressure drops too low while taking Ethanol and Antihypertensive Agents, you may become dizzy or feel faint. To limit this interaction, avoid alcohol-containing beverages while taking medicines to lower your blood pressure. Do not stand or sit up too quickly. Contact your prescriber if you have dizziness which does not go away.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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