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dilation of blood vessels (especially the arteries)

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ISLAMABAD -- In comparison, among those taking a vasodilator medication, 19.
The researchers found that, after adjusting for age, sex and other factors, using any vasodilator such as Apresoline and Loniten, which open (dilate) the blood vessels - was associated with a 72 percent greater risk of developing early-stage AMD.
50], which indicates the two herbs produced additive vasodilator effects when used as a combined decoction.
Vasodilator stress-induced ST segment elevation appears to be especially rare; review of the medical literature produced only two cases using dipyridamole (2, 7), three cases using adenosine (8-10), and one recently reported case using regadenoson (11).
NO is regarded as an extremely potent vasodilator, may have a role a primary signaling molecule in the early differentiation events of embryonic stem cells, acts to signal adaptive responses of the cardiopulmonary vasculature, enhances endothelial barrier functions, NO has potential application as a topical antimicrobial agent, regulates vascular tone, neurotransmission, the regulation of cell death.
For others, nitroprusside served as a bridge to effective treatment with oral vasodilators (N.
These results, plus the findings of other audiologic and otoneurologic examinations, revealed that the patients in the HOT group experienced a significantly greater response to treatment than did those in the vasodilator group, regardless of age and sex variables.
Likewise, mixing a vasoconstrictor with a vasodilator can have bad consequences.
Vasodilators expand blood vessels and decrease resistance, allowing blood to flow more smoothly and making the heart's work easier.
More 30 different treatments are tried, including: tonsil extraction, x-rays, anti-allergy injections, vasodilators and anticoagulants (to increase blood flow), psychiatry, massage, vitamins, special diets
The unique VALE technology is intended to be a patchless, lipid-based delivery system that uses an active process, incorporating chemical vasodilators, to deliver drugs through the skin and into the bloodstream.
Concomitant administration of Orenitram with diuretics, antihypertensive agents or other vasodilators increases the risk of symptomatic hypotension.
Drugs that induce blood vessels to widen, called vasodilators, are commonly used to control high blood pressure and prevent angina.
The drugs most likely to induce syncope include nitrates, vasodilators and b-blockers(1).
According to one source, the use of vasodilators is common in the gay porn industry.