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Prazosin

Known as: 2-[4-(2-furoyl)piperazin-1-yl]-4-amino-6,7-dimethoxyquinazoline, Prazosine, 2-(4-(2-Furoyl)piperazin-1-yl)-4-amino-6,7-dimethoxyquinazoline 
A synthetic piperazine derivative and an alpha-1 adrenergic receptor inhibitor used primarily as an anti-hypertensive. Prazosin's effects are most… Expand
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Purpose of Review: The objectives of this article are to update the reader on the current definition and diagnostic assessment of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Prazosin, a central nervous system (CNS) active alpha-1 adrenoreceptor antagonist, has reduced nightmares and sleep… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Excessive brain responsiveness to norepinephrine appears to contribute to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE Prazosin is a centrally active alpha(1) adrenergic antagonist. The authors' goal was to evaluate prazosin efficacy for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
P-glycoprotein is a plasma membrane protein of mammalian cells that confers multidrug resistance by acting as a broad-specificity… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Characteristics such as age and race are often cited as determinants of the response of blood pressure to specific… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The role of endothelium-derived nitric oxide in the regulation of blood pressure in the anesthetized rabbit was studied with N… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
To evaluate the effects of vasodilator therapy on mortality among patients with chronic congestive heart failure, we randomly… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
During norepinephrine release elecited by the arrival of nerve impulses, the neurotransmitter interacts with specific receptors… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
In 23 hypertensive men, aged 47-55, propranolol reduced serum high-density-lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol by 13% reduced the ratio… Expand