Wytensin

Active Ingredient(s): Guanabenz
FDA Approved: * September 7, 1982
Pharm Company: * WYETH AYERST
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".



Wytensin Overview

Guanabenz (pronounced GWAHN-a-benz, sold under the trade name Wytensin) is an alpha agonist of the alpha-2 adrenergic receptor that is used as an antihypertensive drug. It is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension).[1][2] The most common side effects during guanabenz therapy are dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth, headache and weakness. Guanabenz can make one drowsy or less alert, therefore driving or operating dangerous machinery is not recommended. ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Guanabenz
  • Tablet: 16mg, 4mg, 8mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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