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Hydropres® (Merck Sharp & Dohme)

Hydrochlorothiazide: Reserpine
  • Ronald J. Tallarida


The actions of Hydropres are those of its constituent agents. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic and antihypertensive (See HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE). Reserpine is an antihypertensive with bradycardic action and tranquilizing properties that are consequences of its property of depleting catecholamines from central and peripheral sites.


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  3. For a thorough discussion of reserpine, see McMahon, FG: Management of Essential Hypertension. Mount Kisco, New York, Futura Publishing, 1978, Chapter 12.Google Scholar
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ronald J. Tallarida
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  1. 1.Temple University School of MedicinePhiladelphiaUSA

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