The drug shown in the picture below is a ?
A. Alpha blocker.
B. Beta blocker.
C. Gamma blocker.
D. None of the above.
Ans:A. Alpha Blocker.
- Prazosin is a selective α-1-adrenergic receptor antagonist
- For treatment of hypertension, symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia, and severe congestive heart failure.
- May also be used alone or in combination with β-blockers in the preoperative management of signs and symptoms of pheochromocytoma.