Active Ingredient(s):Methyldopa FDA Approved: * December 20, 1962 Pharm Company: *MERCK Category:Blood Pressure
Methyldopa, sold under the brand name Aldomet among others, is a medication used for high blood pressure. It is one of the preferred treatments for high blood pressure in pregnancy. For other types of high blood pressure including very high blood pressure resulting in symptoms other medications are typically preferred. It can be given by mouth or injection into a vein. Onset of effects is around 5 hours and they last ...
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