Debrisoquine


Generic Medicine Info
Contraindications
Phaeochromocytoma, heart failure.
Special Precautions
Renal impairment, coronary or cerebral arteriosclerosis, asthma, history of peptic ulceration, pregnancy. Abrupt cessation may lead to rebound hypertension.
Adverse Reactions
Postural hypotension, failure of ejaculation, fluid retention, nasal decongestion, headache, diarrhoea, drowsiness.
Drug Interactions
Adrenaline, amfetamine, other sympathomimetics, TCAs, MAOIs, phenothiazine derivatives and related antipsychotics, oral contraceptives, digoxin or other digitalis derivatives, thiazide diuretics, other antihypertensives, levodopa, alcohol.
CIMS Class
Other Antihypertensives
ATC Classification
C02CC04 - debrisoquine ; Belongs to the class of guanidine derivatives, peripherally-acting antiadrenergic agents. Used in the treatment of hypertension.
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