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Synonyms for channel

Synonyms for channel

to direct toward a common center

to serve as a conduit

Synonyms for channel

a path over which electrical signals can pass

a passage for water (or other fluids) to flow through

a long narrow furrow cut either by a natural process (such as erosion) or by a tool (as e

a deep and relatively narrow body of water (as in a river or a harbor or a strait linking two larger bodies) that allows the best passage for vessels

a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance

a television station and its programs

a way of selling a company's product either directly or via distributors

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transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

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Purpura, bleeding, calcium channel blockers, amlodipine.
15) Calcium channel blocker overdoses, another potential target class of drugs for Intralipid rescue, are also increasing in prevalence with St-Onge and co-investigators reporting 11,764 cases of toxicity reactions in 2011 during a systematic review of calcium channel blocker poisonings.
This paper begins to uncover one of the key mechanisms of normal sleep, as well as the role for one important calcium channel in overall brain function.
Calcium channel blockers have been mainly used in CVS as inhibitors of muscle contraction.
5 also discussed the use of calcium to overcome competitive blockade of calcium channels in the cardiac conducting system.
Intoxications with calcium channel blockers may be lethal, if not diagnosed and treated in time.
Prostaglandin inhibitors and calcium channel blockers were most likely to be ranked in the top 3 classes of medication for the outcomes of a 48-hour delay in delivery, lower risk of respiratory distress syndrome and neonatal mortality, and fewer maternal side effects
Poisoning by beta-blockers or calcium channel blockers usually produces hypotension and bradycardia, which may be refractory to standard resuscitation measures.
Differential effects of dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers in kainic acid-induced experimental seizures in rats.
The latest thinking regarding mechanism of benefit is that calcium channel blockers and diuretics are more effective at reducing stroke risk because they decrease within-individual variation in systolic blood pressure, unlike angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, angiotensin receptor blockers, and beta-blockers, all of which significantly increase it.
And there was a 12% increase in hospitalizations and deaths from heart disease in people who took calcium channel blockers.
In the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT) more than 33,000 patients with high blood pressure were randomly assigned to take either a diuretic (chlorthalidone) or one of two newer drugs, a calcium channel blocker (amlodipine) or an ACE inhibitor (lisinopril).
Congenital stationary night blindness, an inherited condition that affects one's ability to see in the dark,AaAa is caused by a mutation in a calcium channel protein that shuttles calcium into and out of cells.
New research suggests that angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, angiotensin II-receptor blockers (ARBs), and beta-blockers are all superior to calcium channel blockers in reducing the risk.
N-type calcium channel blockers represent a potentially novel class of analgesics that are selective for calcium channels involved in pain signal transmission.
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