epinephrine epinephrine

Definition(s):

  • (n) a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action

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Usage(s):

  1. Sure enough, after epinephrine was administered, the patient lost consciousness and drifted toward death although just before he died, the simulation ended.
  2. When the threat passes, epinephrine and norepinephrine levels drop, but if danger comes too often they can damage the arteries.
  3. But epinephrine throws some people into twitters.

News

  1. Amedra Pharmaceuticals Markets Adrenaclick® Auto-Injector

    HORSHAM, Pa., June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Amedra Pharmaceuticals LLC has announced re-launch of Adrenaclick®, a single-dose epinephrine auto-injector, for the emergency treatment of life threatening ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Lineage Therapeutics Markets Authorized Generic Epinephrine Auto-Injector

    HORSHAM, Pa., June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lineage Therapeutics Inc. has announced the US launch of its generic epinephrine injection, USP auto-injector, the authorized generic of Adrenaclick® by Amedra ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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