mecamylamine HCl

mecamylamine HCl

(mek´əmil´əmēn´),
n brand name: Inversine;
drug class: antihypertensive, ganglionic blocker;
action: occupies receptor site, prevents acetylcholine from attaching to postsynaptic nerve endings in autonomic ganglia;
uses: moderate to severe hypertension, malignant hypertension.