methyldopate

methyldopate

 [meth″il-do´pāt]
an ethyl ester of methyldopa; its hydrochloride salt is given by intravenous infusion for acute hypertensive crisis.

methyldopate

/meth·yl·do·pate/ (-do´pāt) the ethyl ester of methyldopa; its hydrochloride salt is used as an antihypertensive.
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In addition, the company recalled Concentrated Sodium Chloride Injection, USP, and Methyldopate HCI Injection due to potential contamination with particulate because some vials exhibited translucent visible particles consistent with glass delamination.
American Regent Initiates Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Methyldopate HCL Injection, USP 5 mL Single Dose Vial Due to Glass Particulates" June 6, 20 I I, http://www.