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adrenergic

[‚ad·rə′nər·jik]
(physiology)
Describing the chemical activity of epinephrine or epinephrine-like substances.
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2] adrenergic agent albuterol (71%), the anticholinergic agent atropine (58%), and the histamine [H.
The older adrenergic agents with strong beta 1 and alpha stimulating effects were considered dangerous in the presence of congestive heart failure.
In addition, beta adrenergic agents have been reported to produce electrocardiogram (ECG) changes, such as flattening of the T wave, prolongation of the QTc interval, and ST segment depression.