hydralazine


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hy·dral·a·zine

 (hī-drăl′ə-zēn′)
n.
An antihypertensive drug, C8H8N4.

[hydr(o)- + (phth)al(ic acid) + azine.]
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hydralazine

(haɪˈdræləˌziːn)
n
(Medicine) a muscle-relaxant drug used to treat high blood pressure by dilating blood vessels. Trade name: Apresoline
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Noun1.hydralazine - an antihypertensive drug (trade name Apresoline) that dilates blood vesselshydralazine - an antihypertensive drug (trade name Apresoline) that dilates blood vessels; used (often with a diuretic) to treat hypertension and congestive heart failure
antihypertensive, antihypertensive drug - a drug that reduces high blood pressure
vasodilative, vasodilator - a drug that causes dilation of blood vessels
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hydralazine

n hidralazina
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