HyperDic: vasodilator

English > 1 sense of the word vasodilator:
NOUNartifactvasodilator, vasodilativea drug that causes dilation of blood vessels
English > vasodilator: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA drug that causes dilation of blood vessels.
Synonymvasodilative
NarrowerNitrospan, Nitrostattrade names for nitroglycerin used as a coronary vasodilator in the treatment of angina pectoris
amlodipine besylate, NorvascA vasodilator (trade name Norvasc) taken in tablet form
amyl nitrateA vasodilator that is sometimes used to treat angina pectoris
butyl nitrite, isobutyl nitriteA colorless pungent liquid / liquid sometimes used as a stimulant drug by drug abusers
diazoxide, Hyperstatvasodilator (trade name Hyperstat) used to treat severe hypertension
hydralazine, ApresolineAn antihypertensive drug (trade name Apresoline) that dilates blood vessels
minoxidil, Loniten, RogaineA vasodilator (trade name Loniten) used to treat severe hypertension
nitroglycerin, nitroglycerine, trinitroglycerin, glyceryl trinitrate, Nitrospan, NitrostatA heavy yellow poisonous oily explosive liquid / liquid obtained by nitrating glycerol
pentaerythritol, PeritrateA coronary vasodilator (trade name Peritrate) used to treat angina pectoris
tolazolinevasodilator that is used to treat spasms of peripheral blood vessels (as in acrocyanosis)
BroaderdilatorA drug that causes dilation
Spanishvasodilatador
Catalanvasodilatador

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