What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Guanfacine?

(GWAHN fa seen)

• This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure.

• This medicine is used to treat attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you have been taking this medicine for several weeks, talk with healthcare provider before stopping. You may want to gradually withdraw this medicine.

• Do not run out of this medicine.

• Wear disease medical alert identification.

• You may have certain heart tests before starting this medicine. Talk with healthcare provider.

• If you are 65 or older, use this medicine with caution. You could have more side effects.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Avoid alcohol (includes wine, beer, and liquor) or other medicines and natural products that slow your actions and reactions.

• If you are taking this medicine and have high blood pressure, talk with healthcare...