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Article
June 4, 1973

Evaluation of Diazoxide (Hyperstat I.V.)

JAMA. 1973;224(10):1422-1423. doi:10.1001/jama.1973.03220240062019
Abstract

Diazoxide is a rapid-acting vasodilator drug that is effective in the management of hypertensive emergencies. The major adverse reactions, sodium and water retention and hyperglycemia, can be controlled by appropriate measures.

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