Tag: Catapres, Clonidine

Catapres – A Medication for Treating Hypertension

Short general description of Catapres Catapres is a medication that belongs to a class of drugs called alpha-2 adrenergic agonists. It is commonly used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) and is available in tablet form. The active ingredient in Catapres is clonidine hydrochloride. How does Catapres work? Catapres works by stimulating alpha-2 adrenergic receptors…