HyperDic: intropin

English > 1 sense of the word Intropin:
NOUNsubstanceIntropin, dopamine, Dopastata monoamine neurotransmitter found in the brain and essential for the normal functioning of the central nervous system
English > Intropin: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningA monoamine neurotransmitter found in the brain and essential for the normal functioning of the central nervous system; as a drug (trade names Dopastat and Intropin) it is used to treat shock and hypotension.
Synonymsdopamine, Dopastat
Broadermonoamine neurotransmitterA monoamine that is functionally important in neural / neural transmission
Usage oftrade namea name given to a product or service
Spanishdopamina
Catalandopamina

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