Intropin


Intropin
noun
a monoamine neurotransmitter found in the brain and essential for the normal functioning of the central nervous system; as a drug (trade names Dopastat and Intropin) it is used to treat shock and hypotension
Syn: ↑dopamine, ↑Dopastat
Usage Domain: ↑trade name, ↑trade name (for: ↑Dopastat)
Hypernyms: ↑monoamine neurotransmitter

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/in"treuh pin/, Pharm., Trademark.
a brand of dopamine hydrochloride.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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