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calcium antagonist

n
(Medicine) another name for calcium channel blocker
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Antiepileptic effects of organic calcium antagonists. Argeim Forsch 1989;39:149.
Calcium antagonists are the most powerful drugs at the doctor's disposal.
Thus, the aim to buffer excess intracellular calcium may be achieved by using calcium antagonists that block voltage-gated calcium channels [8].
All patients received routine treatment consisted of oral diuretics, vasodilators, and small doses of calcium antagonists. For patients with TNNI3 -192 site mutation, oral administration of catechin was prescribed according to Zhang L et al.
The other groups of drugs: ACE1/A2 A, Calcium antagonists were used as the 2nd line drug.
Calcium antagonists alter cell shape and induce procollagenase synthesis in keloid and normal human dermal fibroblasts.
Ioulios et al.18 in their review of literature of the spectrum of cutaneous reactions associated with calcium antagonists, have described about flushing, peripheral edema, gingival hyperplasia, facial telangiectasia, photosensitivity reactions, psoriasiform eruptions, acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis, hypersensitivity syndrome, exfoliative dermatitis and Stevens-Johnson syndrome, subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus, pemphigus and pemphigoid, erythromelalgia, gynecomastia and oral ulcers.18
The in vitro cellular models have been used for studying several natural products, as well as drug substances, such as calcium antagonists, beta blockers, antioxidants and others (see Table 1 for references) (Table 2).
(a) Various DHPs: Calcium Antagonists as Inhibitors of LDL Peroxidation.