Definición de phenylephrine en inglés:

phenylephrine

Silabificación: phen·yl·eph·rine
Pronunciación: /ˌfēnəlˈefrin, ˌfenəl-
 
/

sustantivo

Medicine
  • A synthetic compound related to epinephrine, used as a vasoconstrictor and nasal decongestant.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Endoscopy is performed after spraying the nose with a topical nasal vasoconstrictor such as phenylephrine (Neo-Synephrine) or oxymetazoline, and an analgesic such as pontocaine or lidocaine.
    • The decongestants, such as phenylephrine, and pseudoephedrine, produce a narrowing of blood vessels.
    • Nasal decongestants for example, oxymetazoline, xylometazoline, phenylephrine, ephedrine are applied directly to the inside of the nose.

Origen

1940s: from phenyl + a contraction of epinephrine.

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