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: A nicotinic antagonist most commonly used as an experimental tool. It has been used as a ganglionic blocker in the treatment of hypertension but has largely been supplanted for that purpose by more specific drugs.
a nicotinic antag & ganglionic blocker
CAS Registry & name
34703-49-6 Pyridine, 1,2,3,6-
Pempidine/*analogs & derivatives.
Z Gesamte Inn Med 33(15):532;1978
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