Adrenergic alpha-Antagonists

Adrenergic alpha-Antagonists Drugs that bind to but do not activate alpha-adrenergic receptors thereby blocking the actions of endogenous or exogenous adrenergic agonists. Adrenergic alpha-antagonists are used in the treatment of hypertension, vasospasm, peripheral vascular disease, shock, and pheochromocytoma. Adrenergic alpha-Antagonists
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Antihypertensive Agents

Antihypertensive Agents Drugs used in the treatment of acute or chronic vascular HYPERTENSION regardless of pharmacological mechanism. Among the antihypertensive agents are DIURETICS; (especially DIURETICS, THIAZIDE); ADRENERGIC BETA-ANTAGONISTS; ADRENERGIC ALPHA-ANTAGONISTS; ANGIOTENSIN-CONVERTING ENZYME INHIBITORS; CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKERS; GANGLIONIC BLOCKERS; and VASODILATOR AGENTS. Antihypertensive Agents
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1-benzylimidazole

Synonyms : 1-Benzyl-1H-imidazole, N-Benzylimidazole Status : experimental Adrenergic alpha-Antagonists 1-benzylimidazole, an N-imidazole derivative, has been shown to have strong cardiotonic activity. This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as phenylmethylamines. These are compounds containing a phenylmethtylamine moiety, which consists of a phenyl group substituted by an methanamine. Phenylmethylamines Organic compounds Benzenoids Benzene […]

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Phentolamine

Synonyms : 2-(N-(m-Hydroxyphenyl)-P-toluidinomethyl)imidazoline, Fentolamina, Phentolamin, Phentolamine, Phentolamine mesylate, Phentolaminum, Regitina, Regitine, Rogitine, Vesomax Status : approved Antihypertensive Agents PERIPHERAL VASODILATORS CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM PERIPHERAL VASODILATORS PERIPHERAL VASODILATORS Adrenergic alpha-Antagonists A nonselective alpha-adrenergic antagonist. It is used in the treatment of hypertension and hypertensive emergencies, pheochromocytoma, vasospasm of raynaud disease and frostbite, clonidine withdrawal syndrome, impotence, and […]

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