Alpha-2 agonists

Brand Names: Catapres, Tenex

Central Alpha Agonists or Alpha-2 Agonists are medications used to treat high blood pressure. Generally, Alpha-2 Agonists are only used when all other treatments for high blood pressure have failed. This medications works to lower blood pressure by stimulating alpha-receptors in the brain which open peripheral arteries easing blood flow. Most commonly, an Alpha-2 Agonist is used in combination with a diuretic.

Dizziness, Dry mouth, Upset stomach, Feeling drowsy or tired

Community Rating: 3.0

Rate and Review