Oktadin

Oktadin (Octadinum; synonym: Guanethidinum, Usmelin; list B) - sympatholytic tool. Used as antihypertensive drugs for treatment of severe forms of hypertension, administered in increasing doses inside, from 0.01 g 1 time per day, then increase the dose to 0,075-0,1 g In achieving lasting effect dose oktadin gradually diminish. Side effects and contra-indications for use are the same as other sympatholytic funds. Relatively often possible orthostatic collapse. The form of release: tablets of 0.01 and 0.025 g
Cm. also Sympatholytic funds.

Oktadin (Octadinum; SYN.: guanethidine, Ismelin; SP. B) - sympatholytic means; sulfate [2- (OCTA-hydro-1-asocial) -ethyl] guanidine. The main action O. - lowering blood pressure. Used as an antihypertensive agent for the treatment of hypertension. Oktadin assign inside, from 0.01 g once a day, then dose gradually increased to 0,075 - 0,1 g and achieve stable effect gradually reduced; further treatment with small doses O. Side effects: dizziness, weakness, weakness, nausea, vomiting, swelling of the mucous membrane of the nose, pain in the parotid gland, diarrhea; possible orthostatic collapse. In the long admission O. should designate drugs potassium. Contraindications: expressed arteriosclerosis, severe violation of cerebral circulation, myocardial infarction, hypotension, marked insufficiency of kidney function, feohromotsytoma. The form of release: tablets of 0.01 and 0.025 g Cm. also Sympatholytic funds.