<chemical> A nicotinic antagonist that has been used as a ganglionic blocker in hypertension, as an adjunct to anaesthesia, and to induce hypotension during surgery. ... Pharmacological action: anaesthesia adjuvants, antihypertensive agents, ganglionic blockers, nicotinic antagonists. ... Chemical name: Thieno(1',2':1,2)thieno(3,4-d)imidazol-
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(tri-meth´ә-fan) a short-acting ganglionic blocking agent, used as trimethaphan camsylate as an antihypertensive to produce controlled hypotension during surgery and for the emergency treatment of hypertensive crises and pulmonary edema due to hypertension; administered intravenously.
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(from the article `drug`) Nicotinic-receptor antagonists are divided into those that act mainly on skeletal muscle and those that act on ganglia cells. The latter group ...
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