phenoxybenzamine HCl

phenoxybenzamine HCl (fenok´sēben´zəmēn´),

n brand name: Dibenzyline;
drug class: antihypertensive;
action: α-adrenergic blocker that binds to α-adrenergic receptors, dilating peripheral blood vessels; lowers peripheral resistance, lowers blood pressure;
use: hypertensive episodes associated with pheochromocytoma.
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5mg/tab and Phenoxybenzamine HCl 5mg/tab are available in this dosage form.