*Methyldopa

... , sold under the brand name Aldomet among others, is a medication used for high blood pressure. It is one of the ... Methyldopa has a dual mechanism of action: It is a competitive inhibitor of the enzyme DOPA decarboxylase, also known as ... Methyldopa is in the alpha-2 adrenergic receptor agonist family of medication. It works by stimulating the brain to decrease ... When methyldopa was first introduced, it was the mainstay of antihypertensive treatment, but its use has declined on account of ...

*3-O-Methyldopa

... (3-OMD) is one of the most important metabolites of L-DOPA, a drug used in the treatment of the Parkinson's ... 3-O-methyldopa is a major metabolite of L-3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanin (L-DOPA) and is formed by catechol O-methyltransferase ( ... Lee, E. S. Y.; Chen, H.; King, J.; Charlton, C. (2007). "The Role of 3-O-Methyldopa in the Side Effects of l-dopa". ... Furthermore, L-DOPA also can be methylated in the methylation process to 3-O-methyldopa. DDC acting as decarboxylase inhibitor ...

*List of dopaminergic drugs

Methyldopa Nonselective: Benmoxin • Caroxazone • Echinopsidine • Furazolidone • Hydralazine • Indantadol • Iproclozide • ...

*Aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase inhibitor

Methyldopa (Aldomet, Aldoril, Dopamet, Dopegyt, etc.) DFMD 3',4',5,7-Tetrahydroxy-8-methoxyisoflavone [58262-89-8] Mutschler, ...

*Adrenergic agonist

α2 selective: α-Methyl dopa, clonidine, brimonidine. β1 selective: Dobutamine. β2 selective: Salbutamol/Albuterol, Terbutaline ...

*Alpha-Difluoromethyl-DOPA

Carbidopa Methyldopa Zbinden G, Brändle E (February 1980). "Inhibition of 5-hydroxytryptophan nephrotoxicity by alpha- ...

*Iron supplement

Examples include tetracycline, penicillamine, methyldopa, levodopa, bisphosphonates and quinolones. The same can occur with ...

*Corbadrine

... is also a metabolite of the antihypertensive drug methyldopa, and plays a role in its pharmacology and effects. α- ... "Studies on the Metabolism and Mechanism of Action of Methyldopa". Circulation. 28 (4): 492-502. doi:10.1161/01.CIR.28.4.492. ...

*False neurotransmitter

Examples include 5-MeO-αMT (mimicking serotonin) and α-methyldopa. These chemicals can be accumulated by a neuron or secretory ...

*Tardive dyskinesia

Huang, Chuong C; Wang, Richard I. H; Hasegawa, Andrew; Alverno, Luca (1981). "Reserpine and alpha-methyldopa in the treatment ... as has α-methyldopa. Ondansetron has shown some benefit in experimental studies on tardive dyskinesia and a variety of anti- ...

*D-DOPA

L-DOPA (Levodopa; Sinemet, Parcopa, Atamet, Stalevo, Madopar, Prolopa, etc.) L-DOPS (Droxidopa) Methyldopa (Aldomet, Apo- ... Methyldopa, Dopamet, Novomedopa, etc.) Dopamine (Intropan, Inovan, Revivan, Rivimine, Dopastat, Dynatra, etc.) Norepinephrine ( ...

*Eosinophilic myocarditis

Other drugs: digoxin, ranitidine, lenalidomide, methyldopa, interleukin 2, dobutamine, acetazolamide. Contaminants: ...

*LE cell

... s could be drug-induced, following treatment with methyldopa. The LE cell was discovered in bone marrow in 1948 by ...

*Secondary hypertension

van Zwieten PA, Thoolen MJ, Timmermans PB (1984). "The hypotensive activity and side effects of methyldopa, clonidine, and ... such as clonidine and methyl-dopa. Other herbal or "natural products" which have been associated with hypertension include ma ...

*Hyperprolactinaemia

... alpha-methyldopa and reserpine, used to control hypertension; and estrogens and TRH. The sleep drug ramelteon (Rozerem) also ...

*Phentermine

... may decrease the effect of drugs like clonidine, methyldopa, and guanethidine. Drugs to treat hypothyroidism may ...

*Hydralazine

However, hydralazine is often used to treat hypertension in pregnancy, with methyldopa. Hydralazine is commonly used in ...

*Bethanidine

... and Methyldopa in Treatment of Hypertension: a Within-patient Comparison". Br Med J. 1: 135-144. doi:10.1136/bmj.1.5585.135. ...

*Gestational hypertension

Methyldopa, hydralazine, and labetalol are most commonly used for severe pregnancy hypertension. The fetus is at increased risk ...

*Nitroethane

Condensation with 3,4-dimethoxybenzaldehyde affords the precursor to the antihypertensive drug methyldopa; condensation with ...

*Theodore Sourkes

While there, he helped in the development of α-methyldopa, an antihypertensive drug. In 1953, he returned to McGill University ...

*WHO Model List of Essential Medicines

Methyldopa is listed for use in the management of pregnancy‐induced hypertension only. Its use in the treatment of essential ... Lidocaine Verapamil Amiodaroneα Amlodipine Bisoprolol Enalapril Hydralazine Hydrochlorothiazide Methyldopa Losartan Sodium ...

*5'-nucleotidase

Pregnancy and certain medications (acetaminophen, halothane, isoniazid, methyldopa, nitrofurantoin) may interfere with the test ...

*Carbidopa

Along with carbidopa, other DDC inhibitors are benserazide (Ro-4-4602), difluromethyldopa, and α-methyldopa. Carbidopa, an ...