Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to cholinesterase

an enzyme that hydrolyses acetylcholine (into choline and acetic acid)

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
* This literature review did not find any evidence to support the use of cholinesterase inhibitors for treating delirium.
This supernatant was use for the estimation Activity of cholinesterase was determined by the colorimetric method of RandoxCat No.
Patients would be selected to the study if they had not been described with any cholinesterase inhibitors within 3 months according to the previous report [7].
We have acetylcholine receptors all over our body and cholinesterase inhibitors make more of the chemical available bodywide, increasing the risk of side effects like nausea, loss of appetite, joint pain and muscle cramping.
Due to spontaneous hydrolysis, active enzyme cholinesterase is released and this is called reactivation.
The test for the cholinesterase level is based on the ability of the enzyme to hydrolyze the substrate acetylthiocholine into thiocholine which is then measured utilizing colorimetric analysis.
Given the expected worsening of agitation and aggression as AD progresses, the results suggest a clinical benefit of memantine when added to existing cholinesterase inhibition, Dr.
In vitro cholinesterase inhibitory assay and MD studies
As far as the effects of both of the pesticide are concerned, we found that the highest concentrations of profenofos and carbofuran had affected the cholinesterase level maximum in all of the organs.
Kral et al., "7-Methoxytacrineadamantylamine heterodimers as cholinesterase inhibitors in Alzheimer's disease treatment--synthesis, biological evaluation and molecular modeling studies, " Molecules, vol.
There are few published trials that have directly compared a cholinesterase inhibitor with Ginkgo for dementia.
LAS VEGAS - If you're stumped about which cholinesterase inhibitor to prescribe for your patients with newly diagnosed Alzheimer's disease, rest assured that the clinical effects are similar with all such agents.
Blood samples were sent for routine laboratory and serum cholinesterase analysis.
The impact upon patients' cognitive function was at least as good as treatment with cholinesterase inhibitors, which are typically prescribed to treat dementia.