Alpha blockers

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Background

  • Also known as α-blockers
    • α1-blockers act on α1-adrenoceptors
    • α2-blockers act on α2-adrenoceptors
  • Act as neutral antagonists or inverse agonists of α-adrenergic receptors (α-adrenoceptors)

Medications

Non-selective

Selective α1

Selective α2

Mixed

Uses

See also

References