# Adrenergic Alpha-Agonists

Norepinephrine

Also known as (R)-Norepinephrine, Arterenol, Nor-adrenaline, Noradrenaline, Norepinefrina, Norepinephrinum, l-Arterenol, l-Noradrenaline, l-Norepinephrine A naturally occurring catecholamine hormone that functions as a neurotransmitter in the sympathetic nervous...
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Brimonidine

Also known as Brimodine, Brimonidina, Brimonidine, Brimonidinum, Bromoxidine An imidazole derivative and a selective alpha-2 adrenergic receptor agonist. Upon ocular administration, brimonidine acts on the blood vessels causing them to constrict which leads to a...
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Apraclonidine

Also known as 4-Aminoclonidine, Apraclonidina, Apraclonidinum, p-Aminoclonidine A clonidine derivative with selective alpha-2-adrenergic agonistic activity. Upon ocular administration, apraclonidine enhances aqueous humor uveoscleral outflow and decreases aqueous...
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Epinephrine

Also known as (?)-adrenaline, Adrenalin, Adrenaline, Epinefrin, Epinefrina, Epinephrin, Epinephrinum, L-Adrenaline, Primatene, levoepinephrine Can I take Epinephrine while breastfeeding? No information is available on the use of epinephrine during breastfeeding....
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Guanfacine

Also known as Estulic, Guanfacina, Guanfacinum A centrally acting adrenergic agonist with non-stimulant and antihypertensive property. Guanfacine selectively stimulates alpha-2 adrenergic receptors in the central nervous system, thereby resulting in inhibition of...
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