Tenex

Active Ingredient(s): Guanfacine
FDA Approved: * October 27, 1986
Pharm Company: * ESP PHARMA
Category: Blood Pressure

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Tenex Overview

Guanfacine, sold under the brand name Tenex among others, is a medication used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and high blood pressure.[5] It is a less preferred treatment for ADHD and for high blood pressure.[5] It is taken by mouth.[5] Common side effects include sleepiness, constipation, dry mouth, sexual problems, and headaches.[5] Other side effect may include anxiety, low blood pressure, depression,...

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Tenex for sleeplessness

TENEX was prescribed to my 14 year old. 1mg to be taken before bedtime to work with help of sleeping. She also takes 54 mg of Concerta in the morning. She has ADD, however Tenex is not working to help her sleep (but she's only been on for 2 nights). ## Hello, Sheila! How are you and your daughter? This medication can cause drowsiness as a side effect, but it does not actually induce sleep, according to the FDA. Other side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, and constipation. Has he doctor made any other suggestions?

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Does anyone have any information about Tenex ?

If I had details I wouldn't need any information! Like why is it prescribed? Does it have any side effects? ## Hello, Boggie! How are you? No worries, I'm happy to help! First of all, all medications carry the risk of causing side effects, it's just the hazard of adding some chemical to your body to rectify a problem. Tenex is listed by the FDA as containing the active ingredient Guanfacine, which is most commonly used to treat hypertension, though it has also been shown to be effective at treating ADHD. Its typical side effects are listed as possibly including nausea, dizziness, dry mouth, dizziness, constipation and weakness. Is there anything else I can help with?

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can my son take musunex with tenex and ritalin

My 6 year old son takes 1 mg of Tenex and 10 mg of Ritalin in the morning once a day for Add /Adhd combination. Can he take Musunix Dm for his bad cold? ## Hello, Iris! How is your son? To be honest, no medication should be given to a child, without their doctor's approval, especially when they are taking prescription medications. Young children may suffer more pronounced side effects or interactions than adults, so you should always check into it, before dosing. Are there any other questions or concerns?

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Charity Prescriptions

would like to know if there is any programs available to help pay for my childs tenex prescription ## If you don't have insurance, there is a program that you may qualify for, depending on your income that is provided by Xubek. You can contact them for more information at 866-699-8239 Learn more Tenex details here. Can you let me know if you have any luck?

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Teuex 1mg 30

what is teuex 1 mg #30 use for ## Did you mean Tenex? If so, it contains the active ingredient Guanfacine, it is commonly given to treat high blood pressure, but is also helpful at treating conditions such as ADHD and Anxiety. The #30 just refers to the number of tablets that are to be dispensed. Learn more: Is there anything else I can help with?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Guanfacine
  • Tablet: 1mg, 2mg, 3mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 1mg, 2mg, 3mg, 4mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Tenex: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 67857-705 Tenex 1 mg Oral Tablet by Promius Pharma, LLC
  • 67857-706 Tenex 2 mg Oral Tablet by Promius Pharma, LLC

Other drugs which contain Guanfacine or a similar ingredient: (2 results)

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