- Discussion: 
- for severe HTN associated with end organ damage; 
- is a direct smooth muscle dilator; 
- Adult: 
- 5mg PO qd, increase as needed to 40 mg/day in 1-2 doses;

- maximum daily dose is 100 mg/day

Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Friday, December 16, 2011 4:04 pm