circulation

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Synonyms for circulation

Synonyms for circulation

circular movement around a point or about an axis

the passing out or spreading about of something

Words related to circulation

the dissemination of copies of periodicals (as newspapers or magazines)

(library science) the count of books that are loaned by a library over a specified period

number of copies of a newspaper or magazine that are sold

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free movement or passage (as of cytoplasm within a cell or sap through a plant)

the spread or transmission of something (as news or money) to a wider group or area

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MDAC was given in view of the long elimination half-life and enterohepatic circulation of DDS.
If there is any disturbance in the enterohepatic circulation of bile salts, it can decrease the relative concentration of bile salts in gallbladder and can lead to the formation of cholesterol stones (5,6).
It also remains unknown whether puerarin is eliminated through the bile and thereby undergoes extensive enterohepatic circulation as for other isoflavones (Sfakianos et al.
In addition, the enterohepatic circulation of warfarin--in which it is excreted in the bile and then reabsorbed--results in a "second pass" anticoagulant effect and a second interaction with the binder, which can lead to a further decrease in warfarin effectiveness.
Partial diversion of the enterohepatic circulation using BAS depletes the endogenous bile acid pool by approximately 40%, thus stimulating an increase in bile acid synthesis from cholesterol, which lowers low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) by 15 to 26%.
3) In the intestines, most bile acids are reabsorbed into the enterohepatic circulation by the ileal bile acid transporter.
Ezetimibe, a Schering-Plough drug, inhibits cholesterol absorption both from the gut and the enterohepatic circulation.
The mammalian lignans, enterodiol and enterolactone, can be excreted directly in the feces, or after being absorbed in the gut, they enter the enterohepatic circulation where they are conjugated with glucuronate, and then excreted in urine and bile [10,11].