methacholine

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Noun1.methacholine - parasympathomimetic drug (trademark Mecholyl) that stimulates secretions and smooth muscle activity
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
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methacholine

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2002) reported a similar pattern in a mouse model of asthma, in which bronchoconstrictive responses to metacholine and inflammation occurred predominantly at the periphery of the lung, with a significant increase in tissue elastance but not airway resistance.
This has been replicated in animals, confirming that spinal anaesthesia in animals increase bronchial constriction response to metacholine.
Epicutaneous sensitization with protein antigen induces localised allergic dermatitis and hyperresponsiveness to metacholine after single dose exposure to aerosolized antigen in mice.