Kapvay (Clonidine Hydrochloride)

What conditions and diseases is Kapvay used for the treatment or management of?

KAPVAY© (clonidine hydrochloride) extended-release is indicated for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) as monotherapy and as ...

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What are the active ingredients of Kapvay?

The active ingredients in Kapvay include:

What class of drug is Kapvay?

Kapvay belongs to the class of drugs:

Available Forms

The available forms from suppliers in the USA include:

  • Tablets


Tablet forms from suppliers in the USA:


This product comes in different forms from different suppliers in the USA:

Kapvay Information Guide

Trade Name:
Generic Name of Kapvay:
Availability of Kapvay:
Prescription Drug

Kapvay is a prescription drug that belongs to the pharmacologic class of Central alpha-2 Adrenergic Agonist.

Related Disease Topics

Disease articles related to Kapvay include:

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How is the dosage of Kapvay calculated?

Only a health professional is qualified to work out the dosage of Kapvay. The dosage needs to be determined depending on a variety of factors including:

  • General Dosing Information
  • Dose Selection
  • Maintenance Treatment
  • Discontinuation
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What warnings or precautions need to be taken when considering the use of Kapvay?

Some of the warnings and precautions that need to be noted when considering Kapvay for use, include the following:

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Would taking Kapvay interfere with other drugs or medications I may be taking?

Some of the interactions are listed below. Kapvay may interact with the following so this needs to be taken into consideration when considering the use of this drug:

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What are the possible side-effects (adverse effects or unintended effects) of taking Kapvay?

Some of the possible side-effects or adverse reactions may include effects such as:

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What are the inactive ingredients in Kapvay?

The inactive ingredients contained in Kapvay are:

  • Sodium Lauryl Sulfate
  • Lactose monohydrate
  • Hypromellose 2208 (15000 mpa.s)
  • Starch, corn
  • Silicon Dioxide
  • Magnesium stearate

Product Formulation Information: Kapvay

Company that labels Kapvay:
Concordia Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Strength of Kapvay:
0.1 mg/1
Form of Kapvay:
Tablet (Extended Release)
How is Kapvay taken?
Oral (by mouth)
Date that Kapvay is effective:
9th December, 2010


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