Guanfacine

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Scientific Name: Guanfacine
Brand Name: Intuniv, Tenex
Company Owner: Shire development inc, Amneal pharmaceutical, Mikah pharma llc, Mylan pharmaceuticals inc, Watson laboratories inc, Promius pharma llc
Mechanism Of Action Guanfacine is a selective alpha-2A adrenergic receptor agonist, which reduces the effects of the sympathetic nervous system on the heart and circulatory system.
Description of the Drug: Guanfacine is an alpha-2A adrenergic receptor agonist used to treat ADHD.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB01018