vagomimetic

Mimicking the action of the efferent fibers of the vagus nerve.

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va·go·mi·met·ic (va″go-mĭ-metґik) having an effect which resembles that produced by vagal stimulation.

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  • vagomimetic — VAGOMIMÉTIC, Ă adj. (Despre substanţe) A cărei acţiune imită pe aceea a nervului vag. [< fr. vagomimétique]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN  VAGOMIMÉTIC, Ă adj. (dspre substanţe) a cărei acţiune imită pe aceea a nervului vag.… …   Dicționar Român

  • vagotonină — VAGOTONÍNĂ s.f. Hormon vagomimetic secretat de pancreas. [< fr. vagotonine]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN  VAGOTONÍNĂ s. f. hormon vagomimetic secretat de pancreas. (< fr. vagotonine) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa …   Dicționar Român

  • methacholine — metha·cho·line .meth ə kō .lēn n a parasympathomimetic drug administered in the form of its crystalline chloride C8H18ClNO2 esp. to diagnose hypersensitivity of the bronchial air passages (as in asthma) see MECHOLYL, provocholine * * *… …   Medical dictionary

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