METHYLDOPA

is a drug which is currently used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) by blocking the a-Adreno receptors in the brainstem which control the vascular system in the body.

METHYLDOPA: "Methyldopa, is currently used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure). "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "METHYLDOPA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/methyldopa/ (accessed October 25, 2020).
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