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Vasodilator

vasodilator

(Science: physiology) Causing dilation or relaxation of the blood vessels; as, the vasodilator nerves, stimulation of which causes dilation of the blood vessels to which they go. These nerves are also called vaso-inhibitory, and vasohypotonic nerves, since their stimulation causes relaxation and rest.

Origin: L. Vas a vessel _ dilator.


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some bloody questions

seems fine, I'm just not sure about the last one http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vasodilator

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by JackBean
Tue Nov 26, 2013 11:18 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: some bloody questions
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not well read is he?

... nasal sprays. 6. Treat skin and muscle pain. A variety of pain products and muscle relaxers are available. 7. If you have trouble breathing, try a vasodilator such as Primatene Mist (http://www.primatene.com/). 8. Examine feet often and treat shoes and feet to prevent problems. 9. Keep your nails ...

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by Sabrina
Thu Jan 11, 2007 10:23 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... nasal sprays. 6. Treat skin and muscle pain. A variety of pain products and muscle relaxers are available. 7. If you have trouble breathing, try a vasodilator such as Primatene Mist (http://www.primatene.com/). 8. Examine feet often and treat shoes and feet to prevent problems. 9. Keep your nails ...

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by J Jill
Mon Jan 08, 2007 1:42 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Nitroglycerine

... treatment and adrenergic receptor agonists (albuterol etc) for acute treatment; these are used as BRONCHOdilators. Nitroglycerin is used as VASOdilator in episodic anginal chest pain and this is in tablet or spray form. Of course there is no risk of dropping one of these little containers ...

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by weesper
Tue Aug 15, 2006 10:05 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Nitroglycerine
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Nitroglycerine

I think I've ever heard that Nitroglycerine is used for a vasodilator agent for certain health disorder like asthma, heart attack, etc... What makes me keep wondering is, I ever ask my chemistry teacher about my mechanism to synthesize nitroglycerine ...

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by victor
Sun Aug 13, 2006 2:21 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Nitroglycerine
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