hydralazine

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hydralazine

[hī′dral·ə‚zēn]
(pharmacology)
C8H8N4 An antihypertensive drug; used as the hydrochloride salt.
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TNF-[alpha] was lowered by PE low dose, PE high dose and isosorbide dinitrate to 62.
Isosorbide dinitrate therapy may aggravate angina associated with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
The study was halted secondary to a higher mortality rate in the placebo group than in the group given isosorbide dinitrate plus hydralazine.
5 mg hydralazine hydrochloride and 20 mg isosorbide dinitrate, which have been approved separately for treating hypertension (hydralazine) and angina (isosorbide dinitrate) for more than 40 years.
Treatment was begun with propranolol (10 mg, 3 times daily), captopril (25 mg, 3 times daily), intravenous isosorbide dinitrate (3 mg/hr), intravenous heparin (25,000 U/24 hours), and aspirin (100 mg/day).
A substantial quantity of potentially isosorbide dinitrate was found during a joint inspection at Euticals Limited, Sandycroft, by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and Environment Agency Wales.
It is important to note that Cialis is not to be taken with medicines called "nitrates" such as isosorbide dinitrate or isosorbide mononitrate, which are often prescribed for chest pain, or with recreational drugs called "poppers" like amyl or butyl nitrite, as the combination may cause an unsafe drop in blood pressure.
involved 1,050 African American heart failure patients randomized in a double-blind fashion to BiDil titrated to a target dose of 120 mg/day of isosorbide dinitrate plus 225 mg/day of hydralazine or to placebo, along with state-of-the-art medical management.
Alyn and Deeside MP Mark Tami was speaking after a large amount of Isosorbide Dinitrate (ISDN Pure) was found at pharmaceuticals manufacturer Euticals Limited in Sandycroft.
Flintshire County Council chief executive Colin Everett said a "substantial quantity of potentially explosive pharmaceutical material" called Isosorbide Dinitrate (ISDN Pure) - was identified on the site.
Hydralazine and Isosorbide Dinitrate Therapy in Heart Failure: Past, Present and Future
the makers of fixed-dose isosorbide dinitrate and hydralazine (BiDil).