GUANFACINE

the name of a drug that is used to treat hypertension. Acts as a antagonist at alpha adrenoreceptors and restricts flow of impulses in the peripheral sympathetic nervous system.

GUANFACINE: "Guanfacine is used to treat high blood pressure."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GUANFACINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/guanfacine/ (accessed July 17, 2019).
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