isoproterenol

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i•so•pro•ter•e•nol

(ˌaɪ sə proʊˈtɛr əˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl)

n.
a beta-receptor agonist, C11H17NO3, used as a bronchodilator.
[1955–60; isopro (pyl) + (Ar)terenol trade name for a hydrochloride of norepinephrine]
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Noun1.isoproterenol - drug (trade name Isuprel) used to treat bronchial asthma and to stimulate the heart
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
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The charts were reviewed if the patient had received diuretics, digitalis glycosides unloading agents, aminophylline derivatives, isoprotenerol, steroid inhalers, or other drugs used to treat heart failure or asthma.