Indications And Clinical Uses: As an alpha-adrenergic blocking agent.
Contra-Indications: Cardiac or renal disease.
Precautions: Yohimbine may cause hypotension. It should not be administered to geriatric patients, psychiatric patients or cardiorenal patients with a history of gastric or duodenal ulcer.
Symptoms And Treatment Of Overdose: Symptoms and Treatment: Conduct gastric lavage and administer activated charcoal (4 tablespoonfuls/500 mL of water). Treat excitation or convulsions with a barbiturate.
Dosage: Adults: 6 to 18 mg daily.
Availability And Storage: Each pale pink, uncoated, spherical granule contains: yohimbine HCl 2 mg. Bottles of 100 and 500.
YOHIMBINE Welcker-Lyster Sympatholytic