labetalol

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Noun1.labetalol - 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)
antihypertensive, antihypertensive drug - a drug that reduces high blood pressure
blocking agent, blocker - a class of drugs that inhibit (block) some biological process
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labetalol

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Tansiyon regulasyonu saglanmasinda 2 dakikada iv bolus 5-10 mg hidralazin veya iv bolus 20- 80 mg labetolol veya oral 10-20 mg nifedipin verilmesi onerilmektedir (16).
Bazi ilaclarla (kalsiyum kanal blokorleri, antidepresanlar, labetolol, kokain vb.) MIBG etkilesiminin oldugu ve goruntuleme islemi oncesinde bu ilaclarin kesilmesi gerektigi de unutulmamalidir (42).
Comparison of antihypertensive efficacy of labetolol, nifedipine and methyl dopa in Pregnancy induced hypertension.
Carvounis, "Life-threatening hyperkalemia after intravenous labetolol injection for hypertensive emergency in a hemodialysis patient," American Journal of Nephrology, vol.
15 patients of placebo group and 4 patients of clonidine group required 5 mg of sublingual nifedipine and 17 patients of placebo group required IV labetolol 2.5 mg.
An API 4000 mass spectrometer (Applied Biosystems/ MDS SCIEX, Canada) was used for detection in a positive ionization mode and with the following MRM transitions: 357.4 [right arrow] 165.2 and 329.2 [right arrow] 162 for LDT5 and labetolol, respectively.
A randomized trial of intravenous labetolol and oral nifedipine in severe pregnancy induced hypertension.
Antihypertensive medications, such as labetolol, commonly cited as causing analytical interferences with colorimetric measurement methods, have rarely been reported as causing problems with LC-ECD methods.
Some commonly prescribed alpha-beta blockers include caredilol (Coreg) and labetolol hydrochloride (Normodyne).
The patient's blood pressure was slowly lowered with intravenous labetolol and diuretics and his vision gradually improved.
Preeclampsia can accelerate rapidly and cause life-threatening complications for the mother and/or fetus; treatment requires parenteral therapy (intravenous magnesium sulfate for seizure prophylaxis; hydralazine and/or labetolol for HTN control) and/or emergency interventions--namely, delivery.