Active Ingredient(s):Phentolamine FDA Approved: * January 30, 1952 Pharm Company: *NOVARTIS Category:Blood Pressure
Phentolamine, sold under the brand name Regitine among others, is a reversible nonselective α-adrenergic antagonist.
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Its primary action is vasodilation due to α1 blockade.
Non-selective α-blockers can cause a much more pronounced reflex tachycardia than the selective α1 blockers. Like the selective α1 blocker...
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