antiadrenergic


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Adj.1.antiadrenergic - relating to blocking or reducing adrenergic effects in the body
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Hallucinations, mania, euphoria, sedation, and transient disorientation have been described in patients receiving centrally acting antihypertensive drugs, such as beta-adrenergic blockers, in relation to their antiadrenergic and angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor mechanisms [5].
Similarly, the use of central alpha2 antagonists and other centrally acting antiadrenergic agents increased from 3.58% in 1999-2004 to 3.81% in 2005-2008 and 5.28% in 2009-2012.
The intake of medication that alters aldosterone or renin concentrations was defined as diuretics including aldosterone antagonists (ATC C03), beta blockers (ATC C07) or other antiadrenergic agents (ATC C02), calcium channel blockers (ATC C08), angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ATC C09A-B), or angiotensin receptor blockers (ATC C09C-D).
They were not under beta-blocker antiadrenergic medication or any other drugs that could interfere with autonomic nervous system activity.
As such some therapeutic targets have sort to find the effect of antiadrenergic drugs in the treatment of post-ICH.
This has led some people to look at the use of antiadrenergic drugs like the beta-blocker propranolol, and it turned out--to everyone's surprise --that breast cancer patients who happened to be on beta-blockers for hypertension actually lived longer than those who didn't," he said.
The mechanism for this effect is uncertain; it has been attributed to a peripheral antiadrenergic action, to a myocardial depressant effect, and to an action mediated by alpha-adrenoceptors in the central nervous system [4] [5] [6].
These side-effects--which may include extrapyramidal, anticholinergic, antiadrenergic, tardive dyskinesia, and antihistaminergic symptoms--negatively influence their subjective QOL.
Antipsychotics which have strong anticholinergic and/or antiadrenergic effects (such as chlorpromazine and fluphenazine) cause mydriasis and cycloplegia.
In the present study, MMC showed antiadrenergic effect at lower concentrations [<30mg/mL; equivalent to scopoletin (<568.5 [micro]g/mL) and rutin (<49.8 [micro]g/mL)] in the isolated rat vas deferens preparation.
The cardioprotective and antiadrenergic activity of an extract of Rhodiola rosea in stress.
Among areas of concentration are anti-hypertenisve, anticonvulsant, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiadrenergic, anticholinergic, anticholesterol, antifungal, antihistamine, antiandrogen, analgesic and antiretroviral