labetalol


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antihypertensive drug (trade names Trandate and Normodyne) that blocks alpha and beta-adrenergic receptors of the sympathetic nervous system (leading to a decrease in blood pressure)

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20] reported that nicardipine provided superior therapeutic response than labetalol in terms of BP maintenance and lesser BP variability than labetalol in patients presenting with acute stroke.
The 14 capabilities polled were intracranial pressure monitoring, arterial blood pressure monitoring, central venous pressure monitoring, hourly neurological checks, management of external ventricular drains, management of lumbar drains, post-tPA monitoring, post-operative craniotomy monitoring, postoperative transsphenoidal monitoring, care of subarachnoid hemorrhage patients starting at day 5, titration of labetalol, nicardipine, diltiazem, and esmolol.
Random selection of patients was performed using sealed opaqe envelop for administration of either intravenous noted (IV) Labetalol or Hydrallazine.
Efficacy of hydralazine, labetalol and nifedipine for the acute reduction of severe hypertension in pregnancy: a systematic review.
4], n 58 Diazepam/clonezepam, n 19 No antihypertensive, n 9 Single antihypertensive, n 17 Nifedipine, n 31 Methyldopa, n 39 Labetalol (IV), n 2 Two antihypertensive agents, n Nifedipine + methyldopa 23 Diuretics, n Furosemide 3 Steroids for cerebral 0 oedema, n Regional hospital Variable (N=58) Blood pressure levels (mmHg), mean (SD); range Systolic 151.
Labetalol is preferred in patients with acute dissection and patients with end-stage renal disease.
IV labetalol, IV dihydralazine and oral nifedipine are the commonly used antihypertensive agents.
Objective: To compare the efficacy of intravenous hydralazine and intravenous labetalol for acutely lowering blood pressure in pregnancy.
Blood pressure should be controlled, if necessary, using safe drugs such as methyldopa, labetalol, diltiazem, clonidine and prazosin.
Potential interfering substances such as isoproterenol, isoetharine, and labetalol were purchased from Sigma Aldrich, and 4-hydroxy-3-methoxymethamphetamine (HMMA) was from Lipomed.
She was taking citalopram, famotidine, labetalol, and pravastatin.