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adrenergic

[‚ad·rə′nər·jik]
(physiology)
Describing the chemical activity of epinephrine or epinephrine-like substances.
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Beta-adrenergic modulation of emotional memory-evoked human amygdala and hippocampal responses.
Evidence for cross-talk between the beta-adrenergic and an orphan nuclear hormone receptor pathway," Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
Appropriate treatment of thyrotoxicosis requires an accurate diagnosis.[sup][6] When the patient was confirmed with the diagnosis of thyrotoxicosis by laboratory tests, the dialysis was strengthened to eliminate the excessive thyroid hormones, and dexamethasone and the [sz]-adrenergic antagonist propranolol were given to inhibit the thyroid function and control beta-adrenergic activity.
Decreased beta-adrenergic receptor density and catecholamine response in male cigarette smokers.
Schreiner, "Interleukin 1 and tumor necrosis factor inhibit cardiac myocyte beta-adrenergic responsiveness," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol.
Davis, "Beta-adrenergic receptors in the hippocampal and retrohippocampal regions of rats and guinea pigs: autoradiographic and immunohistochemical studies," Synapse, vol.
The closed triple combination therapy consists of three medicines: fluticasone furoate, an inhaled corticosteroid (ICS); umeclidinium, a long-acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA); and vilanterol, a long-acting beta-adrenergic agonist (LABA).
Is the relaxing effect of beta-adrenergic agonists on the human myometrium only transitory?
Nebivolol BYSTOLIC) is reportedly a beta-adrenergic receptor blocking agent that is preferentially beta-1 selective up to and including the 10 mg dose and in extensive metabolizers.
Autoantibody activation of beta-adrenergic and muscarinic receptors contributes to an "autoimmune" orthostatic hypotension: Receptor autoantibodies in orthostatic hypotension.