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guanethidine-oral, Ismelin

GENERIC NAME: GUANETHIDINE - ORAL (gwan-ETH-eh-deen)

BRAND NAME(S): Ismelin

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WARNING: This medication can frequently cause dizziness and weakness which may lead to fainting, especially when first starting this medication. Symptoms occur more often upon awakening and may increase during hot weather, exercise, or when drinking alcohol. To avoid fainting do not stand quickly and avoid standing or exercising for long periods of time.

USES: This medication relaxes and expands blood vessels and is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension).




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