isobutyl nitrite

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Noun1.isobutyl nitrite - a colorless pungent liquid sometimes used as a stimulant drug by drug abusers
excitant, stimulant drug, stimulant - a drug that temporarily quickens some vital process
vasodilative, vasodilator - a drug that causes dilation of blood vessels
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Transient visual loss after amyl Isobutyl nitrite abuse.
Pulmonary exposure to isobutyl nitrite reduces resistance to a respiratory infection.
Substance Uses Aniline dyes Laundry inks, markers Benzocaine, lidocaine Local anesthetics Chlorates Matches Isobutyl nitrite Room deodorizers Naphthalene Moth balls Nitrate/nitrite Drinking water, fruits, vegetables, cured meats Nitric oxide Inhalant used to treat pulmonary hypertension in newborns Nitrobenzene Metal cleaners Nitroethane Nail care products Nitrogen oxides Auto emissions, wood smoke, gas-burning appliances Nitroglycerine Angina drug, explosives Resorcinol Antipruritic, over-the-counter medications Sodium nitrite Pickling salts, boiler conditioners, cleaning solutions Sulfonamides Antibiotics