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Droxidopa (By mouth)

Treats lightheadedness, dizziness, or fainting.

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Droxidopa is used to treat neurogenic orthostatic hypotension (lightheadedness, dizziness, or fainting) caused by primary autonomic failure (eg, Parkinson's disease, multiple system atrophy, and pure autonomic failure), dopamine beta-hydroxylase deficiency, and non-diabetic autonomic neuropathy. This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription… Read more
Brand names include
Northera
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Vasopressor

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