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Synonyms for receptor
a cellular structure that is postulated to exist in order to mediate between a chemical agent that acts on nervous tissue and the physiological response
an organ having nerve endings (in the skin or viscera or eye or ear or nose or mouth) that respond to stimulation
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According to experimental data, it can be noted that usage of blockers caused the inhibition of alpha-adrenergic receptors
by hydrazine in chronic intoxications.
Compared to TCAs, SSRIs and SNRIs exhibit more selective effects on serotonin and serotonin/norepinephrine while lacking the inhibitory effects on muscarinic, histamine H1, and alpha-adrenergic receptors
; which basically means equal anti-depressive effects with a more favorable side-effect profile.
A second mechanism is related to smooth muscle tone mediated by alpha-adrenergic receptors
. (4) The smooth muscle encapsulates the prostate, urethra, and prostate stroma.
The use of alpha-adrenergic blockers in the treatment of acute renal colic started in the 1970s after Malin et al.'s study identified alpha- and beta-adrenergic receptors in the human ureter and alpha-adrenergic receptors
in the animal ureter.
Carvedilol targets both the beta- and alpha-adrenergic receptors