inhibitor

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Antonyms for inhibitor

a substance that retards or stops an activity

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ASCOSPOROGENESIS OF YEAST IS REPRESSED BY PROSTAGLANDIN INHIBITORS
One, called ajoene, appears to be a potent prostaglandin inhibitor.
The activity of the as-yet uncharacterized factor is blocked by a prostaglandin inhibitor, suggesting that prostaglandin inhibitors may work by preventing new blood vessel formation in coronary artery walls.
Indomethacin also is a prostaglandin inhibitor and possesses antineoplastic properties, they said.
If none of the above work and pain is debilitating, it's worth trying a stronger prostaglandin inhibitor painkiller, such as Naproxen (also a type of NSAID) which will target the painful contractions.
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