Definición de amyl nitrite en inglés:

amyl nitrite

Saltos de línea: amyl ni|trite
Pronunciación: /amɪlˈnʌɪtrʌɪt
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun]
  • A yellowish volatile synthetic liquid used medicinally as a vasodilator. It is rapidly absorbed by the body on inhalation, and is sometimes used for its stimulatory effects.
    • Chemical formula: C5H11NO2
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • In 1857, inhalation of amyl nitrite, a volatile liquid and known vasodilator, was found to relieve anginal pain; however, the duration of action was brief and the dosage difficult to control.
    • Inhalation of amyl nitrite, as well as isobutyl nitrite, purportedly enhances sexual pleasure and produces euphoria.
    • Some analogous alkyl nitrites, such as amyl nitrite, are known sensitizers in humans.

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