methyldopa

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Synonyms for methyldopa

antihypertensive drug (trade name Aldomet) used in the treatment of high blood pressure

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These drags include the major tranquilizers trifluoperazine (Stelazine) and haloperidol (Haldol); metoclopramide (Reglan), used to treat gastroesophageal reflux and the nausea caused by certain cancer drugs; and less often, alpha methyldopa and reserpine, used to control hypertension.