ReserpineFDA Approved: * March 30, 1972
Pharm Company: * MK LABS
Category: Blood Pressure
Reserpine is a drug that is used for the treatment of high blood pressure, usually in combination with a thiazide diuretic or vasodilator. Large clinical trials have shown that combined treatment with reserpine plus a thiazide diuretic reduces mortality of people with hypertension. Although the use of reserpine as a solo drug has declined since it was first approved by the FDA in 1955, the combined use of reserpine and a thiazide diuretic or vasodilator i... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.