Patients were given bed rest, antihypertensives like Depin, Aldomet
or Labetalol orally.
Some commonly prescribed drugs in this class include alpha methyldopa (Aldomet
), clonidine hydrochloride (Catapres), guanabenz acetate (Wytensin) and guanfacine hydrochloride (Tenex).
The doctor then changed her medication from Aldomet
-- which was prescribed by Melinda's two previous doctors -- to Trandate, with the generic name labetalol.
ACE inhibitors (Catapres, Aldomet
) depelete CoQlO, B6, B1, and zinc.
Moreover, he medicated himself with Valium, Librax, Placidyl, Dalmane, Nembutal, Luminal, Aldomet
, Indoral, and other prescription drugs.
Training programme: Following the stress test and prior to the exercise training, all subjects in both the control and continuous groups were re-assessed by the physician and were prescribed with an antihypertensive drug; methyldopa (Aldomet
) as necessary.
If patients are taking thiazide diuretics, angiotensin receptor blockers, or angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (TABLE 2), switch to medications such as methyldopa (Aldomet
), nifedipine, or labetalol, which are safer during pregnancy.
In addition, a licensing agreement was concluded with US-based Iroko Pharmaceuticals for the distribution of three Merck, Sharpe & Dohme products including Aldomet
, Indocid and Aggrastat.