Clonidine: Indications & Contraindications


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Which of the following is a condition for which clonidine is indicated?

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1. What specific part of the body does clonidine affect?

2. Which of the following conditions is clonidine NOT indicated to treat?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

For this quiz and worksheet, you are focusing on the indications and contraindications involved with clonidine. The multiple-choice questions cover topics such as specific conditions treated by clonidine and an example of a reason why clonidine wouldn't be suitable.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Expect to see the following topics appearing in the questions of the quiz:

  • The body part mainly affected by clonidine
  • Conditions that clonidine can be prescribed to treat
  • Intense pain in the head due to blood vessel changes
  • Contraindication examples

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can properly name a contraindication of clonidine
  • Knowledge application - use what you know to answer questions about how clonidine can relieve intense head pains from blood vessel changes
  • Information recall - remember what you have learned about conditions clonidine can help

Additional Learning

To find out more about the drug, head to the lesson titled Clonidine: Indications & Contraindications, where you can find information about how clonidine is used to treat:

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