Important Safety Information For Patients

Do not take KAPVAY® if you are allergic to clonidine.

● Use KAPVAY® with caution if you have high or low blood pressure, kidney problems, or heart problems, including heart attacks or strokes. You should avoid becoming dehydrated or overheated when taking KAPVAY®

Safety Information Continued Below

Possible side effects
    KAPVAY® may cause serious side effects, including:
  • Low blood pressure and low heart rate. The doctor should check your child’s heart rate and blood pressure before starting treatment and regularly during treatment with KAPVAY®
  • Sleepiness
  • Withdrawal symptoms. Suddenly stopping KAPVAY® may cause withdrawal symptoms including increased blood pressure, headache, increased heart rate, lightheadedness, tightness in the chest and nervousness
    The most common side effects of KAPVAY® include:
  • Sleepiness/tiredness
  • Upper respiratory tract infection symptoms (eg, cough, sneezing, and runny nose)
  • Irritability
  • Sore throat
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Stuffy nose
  • Nightmares
  • Increased body temperature
  • Change in mood
  • Dry mouth
  • Constipation
  • Ear pain
Tell your child’s doctor if your child has side effects that bother him or her and do not go away. For a full list of possible side effects of KAPVAY®, ask your child’s doctor or pharmacist. Speak to your child’s doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1.800.FDA.1088.
    The following should be avoided while taking KAPVAY®:
  • Drinking alcohol or taking other medicines that cause sleepiness or dizziness, until you talk with your child’s doctor
  • Driving, operating heavy machinery, or doing other dangerous activities until your child knows how KAPVAY® will affect him or her
  • Becoming dehydrated or overheated

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