Which medications in the drug class Alpha/Beta Adrenergic Agonists are used in the treatment of Dizziness, Vertigo, and Imbalance?

Updated: Mar 13, 2017
  • Author: Hesham M Samy, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Robert A Egan, MD  more...
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Alpha/Beta Adrenergic Agonists

Monoaminergic agents may be used to treat vertigo; their effect may involve modulation of the sympathetic system.

Ephedrine

Ephedrine stimulates release of epinephrine stores, producing alpha- and beta-adrenergic receptors.


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