In this article, Freis discussed his two years of clinical work with hexamethonium, a ganglion-blocking drug. Though it was
a potent antihypertensive agent, it was difficult to find and maintain an effective dose, and there were serious side-effects,
as this article shows.
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1952-01 (January 1952)
Freis, Edward D.
Finnerty, Frank A. Jr
Schnaper, Harold W.
Johnson, Robert L.
Periodical: Freis, Edward D., Frank A. Finnerty Jr, Harold W. Schnaper, and Robert L. Johnson. "The Treatment of Hypertension with
Hexamethonium." Circulation V, 1 (January 1952): 20-27. Article. 8 Images.
[American Heart Association]
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