Sympathomimetic drug


Sympathomimetic drug
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  • sympathomimetic — /sɪmpæθoʊməˈmɛtɪk/ (say simpathohmuh metik) noun 1. one of a class of drugs whose effects mimic those of a stimulated sympathetic nervous system, increasing cardiac output, dilating bronchioles and constricting blood vessels. –adjective 2. of or… …   Australian English dictionary

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