parasympatholytic


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parasympatholytic

[¦par·ə·sim‚path·ə′lid·ik]
(pharmacology)
Blocking the action of parasympathetic nerve fibers.
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Consequently, topical or intraocular parasympatholytic (atropine) and sympathomimetic (phenylephrine) mydriatic agents used to dilate mammalian pupils are not effective in a variety of avian species because of the high proportion of striated sphincter muscle fibers.
Anticholinergic and parasympatholytic drugs inhibit the cholinergic and parasympathetic innervation on the ciliary body and iris muscles.
Atropine sulphate, an anticholinergic drug (parasympatholytic) is given @ 0.06 mg/kg b.wt.
Digestive: neurotropic digestive carminative, eupeptic, choleretic, antigastritic; ANS: parasympatholytic (strong vagolytic)