Medicine : Arkamin H

Name:Arkamin H
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Unichem Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Clonidine , Hydrochlorothiazide
Composition:Clonidine(100mcg) , Hydrochlorothiazide(20mg)
Substitutes:arkamin h , arkamin h


Generic ( Clonidine )



Typical use Of Clonidine :Chronic Diarrhoea, Diagnosis Of Pheochromocytoma, Diarrhoea, Glucoma, Hypertension, Menopausal Flushing, Migraineprophylaxis, Opiate Withdrawal Syndrome, Psychiatric Disease.
Mechanism of action of Clonidine :Clonidine Stimulates Alpha-2 Receptors In Brain Stem Which Results In Reduced Sympathetic Outflow From The CNS Anda Decrease In Peripheral Resistance Leading To Reduced BP And Pulse Rate.
Drug Interaction of Clonidine :Clonidine Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Acebutolol, Alcohol, Aldesleukin, Alprostadil, Amitriptyline (HCl), Amoxapine, Apraclonidine (HCl), Atenolol, Betaxolol (HCl), Bisoprolol (Fumarate), Bovine Insulin, Captopril, Carteolol (HCl), Carvedilol, Chlorpromazine (HCl), Clomipramine (HCl), Desipramine (HCl), Diazoxide, Dothiepin (HCl), Doxepin (HCl), Fluphenazine, Haloperidol, Halothane, Human Insulin, Hydralazine (HCl), Iprindole, Levobunolol (HCl), Levodopa, Metipranolol, Metoprolol (Tartrate), Minoxidil, Nadolol, Naloxone (HCl), Nifedipine, Nortriptyline (HCl), Oxprenolol (HCl). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Clonidine :Cardiac Arrhythmias, Acute Pancreatitis, Bowel Pseudo-obstruction, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Dilutional Hyponatremia, Withdrawal Syndrome, Dizziness, Fatigue, Nausea, Anxiety, Constipation, Abdominal Pain, Dry Mouth, Rashes, Pruritus, Bradycardia, Sedation, Hallucination, Impotence, Sleep Disturbance, Depression, Postural Hypotension, Asthenia.

INTERACTIONS OF CLONIDINE


How Clonidine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Clonidine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Clonidine

No Studies Found






Generic ( Hydrochlorothiazide )



Typical use Of Hydrochlorothiazide :Hydrochlorothiazide Is Used For The Treatment Of High Blood Pressure And Swelling Of The Body Due To Heart, Liver Or Renal Diseases And Corticosteroid Or Estrogen Therapy.
Mechanism of action of Hydrochlorothiazide :Hydrochlorothiazide Belongs To The Group Of Medicines Called Diuretics Which Increase The Urine Output. It Decreases Blood Pressure Together With Other Drugs (angiotensin Convertase Enzyme Inhibitors) That Reduce The Levels Of A Substance Called Angiotensin II.
Drug Interaction of Hydrochlorothiazide :Hydrochlorothiazide May Interact With Other Drugs Including Aspirin, Ibuprofen, Tubocurarine, Lithium Containing Drugs, Digitalis Glycosides, Nitrates Or Vasodilators, Cholestyramine,colestipol, Alcohol, Narcotics, And Corticosteroids. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Hydrochlorothiazide :Dizziness , Headache, Tiredness, Weakness, Sleepiness Or Sleeplessness, Diarrhea, Indigestion, Mild Stomach Pain, Urge To Vomit, Vomiting, Painful Muscles, Muscle Weakness, Back Pain, High Levels Of Uric Acid In The Blood Causing Swollen And Painful Joints, Nose Or Throat Infections, Nasal Stuffiness And/or Runny Nose.

INTERACTIONS OF HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE


How Hydrochlorothiazide will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Hydrochlorothiazide will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Hydrochlorothiazide

No Studies Found