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The recommended dosage of clonidine for the tablet form of this medication is 0.1 mg twice daily. If you are using the skin patch, your healthcare provider may recommend that you start with the clonidine-1 patch (applied once a week). In most cases, the recommended starting dose for use in an epidural is 30 mcg per hour, given continuously through an epidural infusion.
- The particular clonidine product
- The medical condition being treated
- How you respond to the medication
- Other medications you are taking
- Other medical conditions you may have.