depressor

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Synonyms for depressor

any skeletal muscle that draws a body part down

any nerve whose activity tends to reduce the activity or tone of the body part it serves

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a device used by physician to press a part down or aside

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The current panorama regarding AHT treatment reveals that TD are being underused; the formulation of several groups of antihypertensive vasodilator drugs is opted for in most cases, meaning that additional hypotensor effects are not produced but adverse effects and costs certainly do become increased (ineffective polypharmacy) (11).
A few days after the operation, the patient's blood pressure had been normalized without any hypotensor.