I have been on this pill the last several years, until last week, 0.3 MG 3 times a day which is the maximum. He tapered me off so that now I just take it one time a day. Great news for me as this pill causes severe dry mouth and with the fluid restrictions, doesn't help at all!
Clonidine is used to help persons quit smoking. It has not been approved the the FDA, however it is suggested as a second choice for this use. Also clonidine can be recommended by some physicians to treat high blood pressure. Clonidine is typcially used for high blood pressure. However, doctors also use it for alcohol and narcotic revulsion, migrane headaches, insomnia and hot flashes.