Narrow pieces of material impregnated or covered with a substance used to produce a chemical reaction. The strips are used in detecting, measuring, producing, etc., other substances. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
A process leading to shortening and/or development of tension in muscle tissue. Muscle contraction occurs by a sliding filament mechanism whereby actin filaments slide inward among the myosin filaments.
Unstriated and unstriped muscle, one of the muscles of the internal organs, blood vessels, hair follicles, etc. Contractile elements are elongated, usually spindle-shaped cells with centrally located nuclei. Smooth muscle fibers are bound together into sheets or bundles by reticular fibers and frequently elastic nets are also abundant. (From Stedman, 25th ed)
That phase of a muscle twitch during which a muscle returns to a resting position.
A musculomembranous sac along the URINARY TRACT. URINE flows from the KIDNEYS into the bladder via the ureters (URETER), and is held there until URINATION.
A common name used for the genus Cavia. The most common species is Cavia porcellus which is the domesticated guinea pig used for pets and biomedical research.
Contraction of the UTERINE MUSCLE.
The cartilaginous and membranous tube descending from the larynx and branching into the right and left main bronchi.
The superior portion of the body of the stomach above the level of the cardiac notch.
A type of affinity chromatography where ANTIBODIES are used in the affinity capture reaction on the solid support, in the mobile phase, or both.
A neurotransmitter found at neuromuscular junctions, autonomic ganglia, parasympathetic effector junctions, a subset of sympathetic effector junctions, and at many sites in the central nervous system.
Use of electric potential or currents to elicit biological responses.
An alkaloid, originally from Atropa belladonna, but found in other plants, mainly SOLANACEAE. Hyoscyamine is the 3(S)-endo isomer of atropine.
The region of southwest Asia and northeastern Africa usually considered as extending from Libya on the west to Afghanistan on the east. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988)
The nonstriated involuntary muscle tissue of blood vessels.
Precursor of epinephrine that is secreted by the adrenal medulla and is a widespread central and autonomic neurotransmitter. Norepinephrine is the principal transmitter of most postganglionic sympathetic fibers and of the diffuse projection system in the brain arising from the locus ceruleus. It is also found in plants and is used pharmacologically as a sympathomimetic.
An amine derived by enzymatic decarboxylation of HISTIDINE. It is a powerful stimulant of gastric secretion, a constrictor of bronchial smooth muscle, a vasodilator, and also a centrally acting neurotransmitter.
The species Oryctolagus cuniculus, in the family Leporidae, order LAGOMORPHA. Rabbits are born in burrows, furless, and with eyes and ears closed. In contrast with HARES, rabbits have 22 chromosome pairs.
Muscular contractions characterized by increase in tension without change in length.
The external reproductive organ of males. It is composed of a mass of erectile tissue enclosed in three cylindrical fibrous compartments. Two of the three compartments, the corpus cavernosa, are placed side-by-side along the upper part of the organ. The third compartment below, the corpus spongiosum, houses the urethra.
A basic element found in nearly all organized tissues. It is a member of the alkaline earth family of metals with the atomic symbol Ca, atomic number 20, and atomic weight 40. Calcium is the most abundant mineral in the body and combines with phosphorus to form calcium phosphate in the bones and teeth. It is essential for the normal functioning of nerves and muscles and plays a role in blood coagulation (as factor IV) and in many enzymatic processes.
The distal and narrowest portion of the SMALL INTESTINE, between the JEJUNUM and the ILEOCECAL VALVE of the LARGE INTESTINE.
The smooth muscle coat of the uterus, which forms the main mass of the organ.
Organic silicon derivatives used to characterize hydroxysteroids, nucleosides, and related compounds. Trimethylsilyl esters of amino acids are used in peptide synthesis.
A suspension of metallic gold particles.
A white crystal or crystalline powder used in BUFFERS; FERTILIZERS; and EXPLOSIVES. It can be used to replenish ELECTROLYTES and restore WATER-ELECTROLYTE BALANCE in treating HYPOKALEMIA.
A chemically diverse group of substances produced by various tissues in the body that cause slow contraction of smooth muscle; they have other intense but varied pharmacologic activities.
The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)
Substances used for the detection, identification, analysis, etc. of chemical, biological, or pathologic processes or conditions. Indicators are substances that change in physical appearance, e.g., color, at or approaching the endpoint of a chemical titration, e.g., on the passage between acidity and alkalinity. Reagents are substances used for the detection or determination of another substance by chemical or microscopical means, especially analysis. Types of reagents are precipitants, solvents, oxidizers, reducers, fluxes, and colorimetric reagents. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed, p301, p499)
The relationship between the dose of an administered drug and the response of the organism to the drug.
The portion of the descending aorta proceeding from the arch of the aorta and extending to the DIAPHRAGM, eventually connecting to the ABDOMINAL AORTA.
An organ of digestion situated in the left upper quadrant of the abdomen between the termination of the ESOPHAGUS and the beginning of the DUODENUM.
An aminoperhydroquinazoline poison found mainly in the liver and ovaries of fishes in the order TETRAODONTIFORMES, which are eaten. The toxin causes paresthesia and paralysis through interference with neuromuscular conduction.
The application of knowledge to the food industry.
An inhibitor of nitric oxide synthetase which has been shown to prevent glutamate toxicity. Nitroarginine has been experimentally tested for its ability to prevent ammonia toxicity and ammonia-induced alterations in brain energy and ammonia metabolites. (Neurochem Res 1995:200(4):451-6)
A compound consisting of dark green crystals or crystalline powder, having a bronze-like luster. Solutions in water or alcohol have a deep blue color. Methylene blue is used as a bacteriologic stain and as an indicator. It inhibits GUANYLATE CYCLASE, and has been used to treat cyanide poisoning and to lower levels of METHEMOGLOBIN.
Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
An element in the alkali group of metals with an atomic symbol K, atomic number 19, and atomic weight 39.10. It is the chief cation in the intracellular fluid of muscle and other cells. Potassium ion is a strong electrolyte that plays a significant role in the regulation of fluid volume and maintenance of the WATER-ELECTROLYTE BALANCE.
A nonselective alpha-adrenergic antagonist. It is used in the treatment of hypertension and hypertensive emergencies, pheochromocytoma, vasospasm of RAYNAUD DISEASE and frostbite, clonidine withdrawal syndrome, impotence, and peripheral vascular disease.
Pentacyclic triterpene saponins, biosynthesized from protoaescigenin and barringtogenol, occurring in the seeds of AESCULUS. It inhibits edema formation and decreases vascular fragility.
The motor activity of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT.
A potent vasodilator agent with calcium antagonistic action. It is a useful anti-anginal agent that also lowers blood pressure.
A biochemical messenger and regulator, synthesized from the essential amino acid L-TRYPTOPHAN. In humans it is found primarily in the central nervous system, gastrointestinal tract, and blood platelets. Serotonin mediates several important physiological functions including neurotransmission, gastrointestinal motility, hemostasis, and cardiovascular integrity. Multiple receptor families (RECEPTORS, SEROTONIN) explain the broad physiological actions and distribution of this biochemical mediator.
Any of various animals that constitute the family Suidae and comprise stout-bodied, short-legged omnivorous mammals with thick skin, usually covered with coarse bristles, a rather long mobile snout, and small tail. Included are the genera Babyrousa, Phacochoerus (wart hogs), and Sus, the latter containing the domestic pig (see SUS SCROFA).
The physiological narrowing of BLOOD VESSELS by contraction of the VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE.
An alpha-1 adrenergic agonist used as a mydriatic, nasal decongestant, and cardiotonic agent.
Isopropyl analog of EPINEPHRINE; beta-sympathomimetic that acts on the heart, bronchi, skeletal muscle, alimentary tract, etc. It is used mainly as bronchodilator and heart stimulant.
Self evaluation of whole blood glucose levels outside the clinical laboratory. A digital or battery-operated reflectance meter may be used. It has wide application in controlling unstable insulin-dependent diabetes.
A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID) that inhibits the enzyme cyclooxygenase necessary for the formation of prostaglandins and other autacoids. It also inhibits the motility of polymorphonuclear leukocytes.
A free radical gas produced endogenously by a variety of mammalian cells, synthesized from ARGININE by NITRIC OXIDE SYNTHASE. Nitric oxide is one of the ENDOTHELIUM-DEPENDENT RELAXING FACTORS released by the vascular endothelium and mediates VASODILATION. It also inhibits platelet aggregation, induces disaggregation of aggregated platelets, and inhibits platelet adhesion to the vascular endothelium. Nitric oxide activates cytosolic GUANYLATE CYCLASE and thus elevates intracellular levels of CYCLIC GMP.
A technique using antibodies for identifying or quantifying a substance. Usually the substance being studied serves as antigen both in antibody production and in measurement of antibody by the test substance.
The smaller subunits of MYOSINS that bind near the head groups of MYOSIN HEAVY CHAINS. The myosin light chains have a molecular weight of about 20 KDa and there are usually one essential and one regulatory pair of light chains associated with each heavy chain. Many myosin light chains that bind calcium are considered "calmodulin-like" proteins.
Arteries which arise from the abdominal aorta and distribute to most of the intestines.
The aggregate enterprise of technically producing packaged meat.
The edible portions of any animal used for food including domestic mammals (the major ones being cattle, swine, and sheep) along with poultry, fish, shellfish, and game.
An ergot derivative that is a congener of LYSERGIC ACID DIETHYLAMIDE. It antagonizes the effects of serotonin in blood vessels and gastrointestinal smooth muscle, but has few of the properties of other ergot alkaloids. Methysergide is used prophylactically in migraine and other vascular headaches and to antagonize serotonin in the carcinoid syndrome.
A group of LEUKOTRIENES; (LTC4; LTD4; and LTE4) that is the major mediator of BRONCHOCONSTRICTION; HYPERSENSITIVITY; and other allergic reactions. Earlier studies described a "slow-reacting substance of ANAPHYLAXIS" released from lung by cobra venom or after anaphylactic shock. The relationship between SRS-A leukotrienes was established by UV which showed the presence of the conjugated triene. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
A surgical technique used primarily in the treatment of skin neoplasms, especially basal cell or squamous cell carcinoma of the skin. This procedure is a microscopically controlled excision of cutaneous tumors either after fixation in vivo or after freezing the tissue. Serial examinations of fresh tissue specimens are most frequently done.
Commercially prepared reagent sets, with accessory devices, containing all of the major components and literature necessary to perform one or more designated diagnostic tests or procedures. They may be for laboratory or personal use.
A storage reservoir for BILE secretion. Gallbladder allows the delivery of bile acids at a high concentration and in a controlled manner, via the CYSTIC DUCT to the DUODENUM, for degradation of dietary lipid.
Nerve cells where transmission is mediated by NITRIC OXIDE.
The act of dilating.
A highly basic, 28 amino acid neuropeptide released from intestinal mucosa. It has a wide range of biological actions affecting the cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, and respiratory systems and is neuroprotective. It binds special receptors (RECEPTORS, VASOACTIVE INTESTINAL PEPTIDE).
The main trunk of the systemic arteries.
An alkaloid found in the roots of Rauwolfia serpentina and R. vomitoria. Reserpine inhibits the uptake of norepinephrine into storage vesicles resulting in depletion of catecholamines and serotonin from central and peripheral axon terminals. It has been used as an antihypertensive and an antipsychotic as well as a research tool, but its adverse effects limit its clinical use.
Agents that inhibit the actions of the parasympathetic nervous system. The major group of drugs used therapeutically for this purpose is the MUSCARINIC ANTAGONISTS.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
An indirect sympathomimetic. Tyramine does not directly activate adrenergic receptors, but it can serve as a substrate for adrenergic uptake systems and monoamine oxidase so it prolongs the actions of adrenergic transmitters. It also provokes transmitter release from adrenergic terminals. Tyramine may be a neurotransmitter in some invertebrate nervous systems.
Compounds that bind to and activate ADRENERGIC BETA-3 RECEPTORS.
Domesticated bovine animals of the genus Bos, usually kept on a farm or ranch and used for the production of meat or dairy products or for heavy labor.
A plant genus of the family POLYGONACEAE. Members contain chrysophanic acid, rhein, EMODIN, and other ANTHRAQUINONES. The roots were formerly used as PURGATIVES.
A cholinesterase inhibitor that is rapidly absorbed through membranes. It can be applied topically to the conjunctiva. It also can cross the blood-brain barrier and is used when central nervous system effects are desired, as in the treatment of severe anticholinergic toxicity.
The state of activity or tension of a muscle beyond that related to its physical properties, that is, its active resistance to stretch. In skeletal muscle, tonus is dependent upon efferent innervation. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Drugs used to cause constriction of the blood vessels.
A species of STAPHYLOCOCCUS found on the skin of humans (and non-human primates), often causing hospital-acquired infections (CROSS INFECTION).
A strain of albino rat used widely for experimental purposes because of its calmness and ease of handling. It was developed by the Sprague-Dawley Animal Company.
A methylxanthine naturally occurring in some beverages and also used as a pharmacological agent. Caffeine's most notable pharmacological effect is as a central nervous system stimulant, increasing alertness and producing agitation. It also relaxes SMOOTH MUSCLE, stimulates CARDIAC MUSCLE, stimulates DIURESIS, and appears to be useful in the treatment of some types of headache. Several cellular actions of caffeine have been observed, but it is not entirely clear how each contributes to its pharmacological profile. Among the most important are inhibition of cyclic nucleotide PHOSPHODIESTERASES, antagonism of ADENOSINE RECEPTORS, and modulation of intracellular calcium handling.
Drugs that bind to but do not activate MUSCARINIC RECEPTORS, thereby blocking the actions of endogenous ACETYLCHOLINE or exogenous agonists. Muscarinic antagonists have widespread effects including actions on the iris and ciliary muscle of the eye, the heart and blood vessels, secretions of the respiratory tract, GI system, and salivary glands, GI motility, urinary bladder tone, and the central nervous system.
(9 alpha,11 alpha,13E,15S)-9,11,15-Trihydroxyprost-13-en-1-oic acid (PGF(1 alpha)); (5Z,9 alpha,11,alpha,13E,15S)-9,11,15-trihydroxyprosta-5,13-dien-1-oic acid (PGF(2 alpha)); (5Z,9 alpha,11 alpha,13E,15S,17Z)-9,11,15-trihydroxyprosta-5,13,17-trien-1-oic acid (PGF(3 alpha)). A family of prostaglandins that includes three of the six naturally occurring prostaglandins. All naturally occurring PGF have an alpha configuration at the 9-carbon position. They stimulate uterine and bronchial smooth muscle and are often used as oxytocics.
An antihypertensive agent that acts by inhibiting selectively transmission in post-ganglionic adrenergic nerves. It is believed to act mainly by preventing the release of norepinephrine at nerve endings and causes depletion of norepinephrine in peripheral sympathetic nerve terminals as well as in tissues.
One of two ganglionated neural networks which together form the ENTERIC NERVOUS SYSTEM. The myenteric (Auerbach's) plexus is located between the longitudinal and circular muscle layers of the gut. Its neurons project to the circular muscle, to other myenteric ganglia, to submucosal ganglia, or directly to the epithelium, and play an important role in regulating and patterning gut motility. (From FASEB J 1989;3:127-38)
Drugs that bind to but do not activate alpha-adrenergic receptors thereby blocking the actions of endogenous or exogenous adrenergic agonists. Adrenergic alpha-antagonists are used in the treatment of hypertension, vasospasm, peripheral vascular disease, shock, and pheochromocytoma.
A calcium channel blocker that is a class IV anti-arrhythmia agent.
A highly neurotoxic polypeptide from the venom of the honey bee (Apis mellifera). It consists of 18 amino acids with two disulfide bridges and causes hyperexcitability resulting in convulsions and respiratory paralysis.
An alpha-adrenergic antagonist with long duration of action. It has been used to treat hypertension and as a peripheral vasodilator.
A genus of nematodes of the superfamily ASCARIDOIDEA whose species usually inhabit the intestine.
Substances which are of little or no nutritive value, but are used in the processing or storage of foods or animal feed, especially in the developed countries; includes ANTIOXIDANTS; FOOD PRESERVATIVES; FOOD COLORING AGENTS; FLAVORING AGENTS; ANTI-INFECTIVE AGENTS (both plain and LOCAL); VEHICLES; EXCIPIENTS and other similarly used substances. Many of the same substances are PHARMACEUTIC AIDS when added to pharmaceuticals rather than to foods.
Muscle contraction with negligible change in the force of contraction but shortening of the distance between the origin and insertion.
Drugs that mimic the effects of stimulating postganglionic adrenergic sympathetic nerves. Included here are drugs that directly stimulate adrenergic receptors and drugs that act indirectly by provoking the release of adrenergic transmitters.
A histamine H1 antagonist. It has mild hypnotic properties and some local anesthetic action and is used for allergies (including skin eruptions) both parenterally and locally. It is a common ingredient of cold remedies.
A powerful vasodilator used in emergencies to lower blood pressure or to improve cardiac function. It is also an indicator for free sulfhydryl groups in proteins.
Drugs that bind to and activate cholinergic receptors.
A strain of albino rat developed at the Wistar Institute that has spread widely at other institutions. This has markedly diluted the original strain.
Drugs that selectively bind to and activate beta-adrenergic receptors.
Drugs used to cause dilation of the blood vessels.
Substances causing insects to turn away from them or reject them as food.
Compounds containing the hexamethylenebis(trimethylammonium) cation. Members of this group frequently act as antihypertensive agents and selective ganglionic blocking agents.
Guanosine cyclic 3',5'-(hydrogen phosphate). A guanine nucleotide containing one phosphate group which is esterified to the sugar moiety in both the 3'- and 5'-positions. It is a cellular regulatory agent and has been described as a second messenger. Its levels increase in response to a variety of hormones, including acetylcholine, insulin, and oxytocin and it has been found to activate specific protein kinases. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
A direct acting sympathomimetic used as a vasoconstrictor to relieve nasal congestion. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1251)
The destroying of all forms of life, especially microorganisms, by heat, chemical, or other means.
A class of drugs that act by selective inhibition of calcium influx through cellular membranes.
Contractile activity of the MYOCARDIUM.
A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with improving and maintaining farm income and developing and expanding markets for agricultural products. Through inspection and grading services it safeguards and insures standards of quality in food supply and production.
An alpha-1 adrenergic agonist that causes prolonged peripheral VASOCONSTRICTION.
A mammalian neuropeptide of 10 amino acids that belongs to the tachykinin family. It is similar in structure and action to SUBSTANCE P and NEUROKININ B with the ability to excite neurons, dilate blood vessels, and contract smooth muscles, such as those in the BRONCHI.
An eleven-amino acid neurotransmitter that appears in both the central and peripheral nervous systems. It is involved in transmission of PAIN, causes rapid contractions of the gastrointestinal smooth muscle, and modulates inflammatory and immune responses.
Drugs that mimic the effects of parasympathetic nervous system activity. Included here are drugs that directly stimulate muscarinic receptors and drugs that potentiate cholinergic activity, usually by slowing the breakdown of acetylcholine (CHOLINESTERASE INHIBITORS). Drugs that stimulate both sympathetic and parasympathetic postganglionic neurons (GANGLIONIC STIMULANTS) are not included here.
The state of the PENIS when the erectile tissue becomes filled or swollen (tumid) with BLOOD and causes the penis to become rigid and elevated. It is a complex process involving CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM; PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEMS; HORMONES; SMOOTH MUSCLES; and vascular functions.
A stable prostaglandin endoperoxide analog which serves as a thromboxane mimetic. Its actions include mimicking the hydro-osmotic effect of VASOPRESSIN and activation of TYPE C PHOSPHOLIPASES. (From J Pharmacol Exp Ther 1983;224(1): 108-117; Biochem J 1984;222(1):103-110)
A group of compounds that are derivatives of beta-methylacetylcholine (methacholine).
Alicyclic hydrocarbons in which three or more of the carbon atoms in each molecule are united in a ring structure and each of the ring carbon atoms is joined to two hydrogen atoms or alkyl groups. The simplest members are cyclopropane (C3H6), cyclobutane (C4H8), cyclohexane (C6H12), and derivatives of these such as methylcyclohexane (C6H11CH3). (From Sax, et al., Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 11th ed)
The visually perceived property of objects created by absorption or reflection of specific wavelengths of light.
A nitrocellulose solution in ether and alcohol. Collodion has a wide range of uses in industry including applications in the manufacture of photographic film, in fibers, in lacquers, and in engraving and lithography. In medicine it is used as a drug solvent and a wound sealant.
Techniques used in studying bacteria.
Resistance and recovery from distortion of shape.
The vessels carrying blood away from the heart.
The domestic cat, Felis catus, of the carnivore family FELIDAE, comprising over 30 different breeds. The domestic cat is descended primarily from the wild cat of Africa and extreme southwestern Asia. Though probably present in towns in Palestine as long ago as 7000 years, actual domestication occurred in Egypt about 4000 years ago. (From Walker's Mammals of the World, 6th ed, p801)
Laboratory and other services provided to patients at the bedside. These include diagnostic and laboratory testing using automated information entry.
Physiologically, the opposition to flow of air caused by the forces of friction. As a part of pulmonary function testing, it is the ratio of driving pressure to the rate of air flow.
The musculofibrous partition that separates the THORACIC CAVITY from the ABDOMINAL CAVITY. Contraction of the diaphragm increases the volume of the thoracic cavity aiding INHALATION.
A flat, flexible strip of material used to cover or fasten together damaged tissue.
Drugs that bind to but do not activate serotonin receptors, thereby blocking the actions of serotonin or SEROTONIN RECEPTOR AGONISTS.
A nonapeptide hormone released from the neurohypophysis (PITUITARY GLAND, POSTERIOR). It differs from VASOPRESSIN by two amino acids at residues 3 and 8. Oxytocin acts on SMOOTH MUSCLE CELLS, such as causing UTERINE CONTRACTIONS and MILK EJECTION.
A naturally occurring prostaglandin that has oxytocic, luteolytic, and abortifacient activities. Due to its vasocontractile properties, the compound has a variety of other biological actions.
A slowly hydrolyzing muscarinic agonist with no nicotinic effects. Bethanechol is generally used to increase smooth muscle tone, as in the GI tract following abdominal surgery or in urinary retention in the absence of obstruction. It may cause hypotension, HEART RATE changes, and BRONCHIAL SPASM.
Synthetic compounds that are analogs of the naturally occurring prostaglandin endoperoxides and that mimic their pharmacologic and physiologic activities. They are usually more stable than the naturally occurring compounds.
The fluid secreted by the lacrimal glands. This fluid moistens the CONJUNCTIVA and CORNEA.
Compounds with a core of fused benzo-pyran rings.
Blocked urine flow through the bladder neck, the narrow internal urethral opening at the base of the URINARY BLADDER. Narrowing or strictures of the URETHRA can be congenital or acquired. It is often observed in males with enlarged PROSTATE glands.
Studies determining the effectiveness or value of processes, personnel, and equipment, or the material on conducting such studies. For drugs and devices, CLINICAL TRIALS AS TOPIC; DRUG EVALUATION; and DRUG EVALUATION, PRECLINICAL are available.
Examination of urine by chemical, physical, or microscopic means. Routine urinalysis usually includes performing chemical screening tests, determining specific gravity, observing any unusual color or odor, screening for bacteriuria, and examining the sediment microscopically.
A nicotinic cholinergic antagonist often referred to as the prototypical ganglionic blocker. It is poorly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract and does not cross the blood-brain barrier. It has been used for a variety of therapeutic purposes including hypertension but, like the other ganglionic blockers, it has been replaced by more specific drugs for most purposes, although it is widely used a research tool.
A widely used non-cardioselective beta-adrenergic antagonist. Propranolol has been used for MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION; ARRHYTHMIA; ANGINA PECTORIS; HYPERTENSION; HYPERTHYROIDISM; MIGRAINE; PHEOCHROMOCYTOMA; and ANXIETY but adverse effects instigate replacement by newer drugs.
Either of the pair of organs occupying the cavity of the thorax that effect the aeration of the blood.
A potassium-channel opening vasodilator that has been investigated in the management of hypertension. It has also been tried in patients with asthma. (Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p352)
A group of compounds derived from unsaturated 20-carbon fatty acids, primarily arachidonic acid, via the cyclooxygenase pathway. They are extremely potent mediators of a diverse group of physiological processes.
The physiological widening of BLOOD VESSELS by relaxing the underlying VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE.
Benzopyrroles with the nitrogen at the number one carbon adjacent to the benzyl portion, in contrast to ISOINDOLES which have the nitrogen away from the six-membered ring.
Spasmodic contraction of the smooth muscle of the bronchi.
An alkaloid found in opium but not closely related to the other opium alkaloids in its structure or pharmacological actions. It is a direct-acting smooth muscle relaxant used in the treatment of impotence and as a vasodilator, especially for cerebral vasodilation. The mechanism of its pharmacological actions is not clear, but it apparently can inhibit phosphodiesterases and it may have direct actions on calcium channels.
A salt used to replenish calcium levels, as an acid-producing diuretic, and as an antidote for magnesium poisoning.
One of the two major classes of cholinergic receptors. Muscarinic receptors were originally defined by their preference for MUSCARINE over NICOTINE. There are several subtypes (usually M1, M2, M3....) that are characterized by their cellular actions, pharmacology, and molecular biology.
Cell-surface proteins that bind epinephrine and/or norepinephrine with high affinity and trigger intracellular changes. The two major classes of adrenergic receptors, alpha and beta, were originally discriminated based on their cellular actions but now are distinguished by their relative affinity for characteristic synthetic ligands. Adrenergic receptors may also be classified according to the subtypes of G-proteins with which they bind; this scheme does not respect the alpha-beta distinction.
Compounds or agents that combine with an enzyme in such a manner as to prevent the normal substrate-enzyme combination and the catalytic reaction.
The area covering the terminal portion of ESOPHAGUS and the beginning of STOMACH at the cardiac orifice.
The turning outward (eversion) of the edge of the eyelid, resulting in the exposure of the palpebral conjunctiva. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Members of a Semitic people inhabiting the Arabian peninsula or other countries of the Middle East and North Africa. The term may be used with reference to ancient, medieval, or modern ethnic or cultural groups. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
An unstable intermediate between the prostaglandin endoperoxides and thromboxane B2. The compound has a bicyclic oxaneoxetane structure. It is a potent inducer of platelet aggregation and causes vasoconstriction. It is the principal component of rabbit aorta contracting substance (RCS).
A fluorescent calcium chelating agent which is used to study intracellular calcium in tissues.
A nonapeptide messenger that is enzymatically produced from KALLIDIN in the blood where it is a potent but short-lived agent of arteriolar dilation and increased capillary permeability. Bradykinin is also released from MAST CELLS during asthma attacks, from gut walls as a gastrointestinal vasodilator, from damaged tissues as a pain signal, and may be a neurotransmitter.
A potent calcium channel blockader with marked vasodilator action. It has antihypertensive properties and is effective in the treatment of angina and coronary spasms without showing cardiodepressant effects. It has also been used in the treatment of asthma and enhances the action of specific antineoplastic agents.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
An inhibitor of drug metabolism and CYTOCHROME P-450 ENZYME SYSTEM activity.
Customer satisfaction or dissatisfaction with a benefit or service received.
The active sympathomimetic hormone from the ADRENAL MEDULLA. It stimulates both the alpha- and beta- adrenergic systems, causes systemic VASOCONSTRICTION and gastrointestinal relaxation, stimulates the HEART, and dilates BRONCHI and cerebral vessels. It is used in ASTHMA and CARDIAC FAILURE and to delay absorption of local ANESTHETICS.
Expendable and nonexpendable equipment, supplies, apparatus, and instruments that are used in diagnostic, surgical, therapeutic, scientific, and experimental procedures.
An alpha-adrenergic blocking agent that is used in Raynaud's disease. It is also used locally in the eye to reverse the mydriasis caused by phenylephrine and other sympathomimetic agents. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1312)
A histamine H1 antagonist used as an antiemetic, antitussive, for dermatoses and pruritus, for hypersensitivity reactions, as a hypnotic, an antiparkinson, and as an ingredient in common cold preparations. It has some undesired antimuscarinic and sedative effects.
The voltage differences across a membrane. For cellular membranes they are computed by subtracting the voltage measured outside the membrane from the voltage measured inside the membrane. They result from differences of inside versus outside concentration of potassium, sodium, chloride, and other ions across cells' or ORGANELLES membranes. For excitable cells, the resting membrane potentials range between -30 and -100 millivolts. Physical, chemical, or electrical stimuli can make a membrane potential more negative (hyperpolarization), or less negative (depolarization).
Drugs that selectively bind to and activate alpha adrenergic receptors.
Nerve fibers liberating catecholamines at a synapse after an impulse.
A method of measuring the effects of a biologically active substance using an intermediate in vivo or in vitro tissue or cell model under controlled conditions. It includes virulence studies in animal fetuses in utero, mouse convulsion bioassay of insulin, quantitation of tumor-initiator systems in mouse skin, calculation of potentiating effects of a hormonal factor in an isolated strip of contracting stomach muscle, etc.
A purely physical condition which exists within any material because of strain or deformation by external forces or by non-uniform thermal expansion; expressed quantitatively in units of force per unit area.
Any negative tradition or behavior that is generally regarded as harmful to social welfare and forbidden within a cultural or social group.
The veins and arteries of the HEART.
The action of a drug that may affect the activity, metabolism, or toxicity of another drug.
Substances that comprise all matter. Each element is made up of atoms that are identical in number of electrons and protons and in nuclear charge, but may differ in mass or number of neutrons.
An acute hypersensitivity reaction due to exposure to a previously encountered ANTIGEN. The reaction may include rapidly progressing URTICARIA, respiratory distress, vascular collapse, systemic SHOCK, and death.
Any technique by which an unknown color is evaluated in terms of standard colors. The technique may be visual, photoelectric, or indirect by means of spectrophotometry. It is used in chemistry and physics. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
A methyl xanthine derivative from tea with diuretic, smooth muscle relaxant, bronchial dilation, cardiac and central nervous system stimulant activities. Theophylline inhibits the 3',5'-CYCLIC NUCLEOTIDE PHOSPHODIESTERASE that degrades CYCLIC AMP thus potentiates the actions of agents that act through ADENYLYL CYCLASES and cyclic AMP.
Techniques used to separate mixtures of substances based on differences in the relative affinities of the substances for mobile and stationary phases. A mobile phase (fluid or gas) passes through a column containing a stationary phase of porous solid or liquid coated on a solid support. Usage is both analytical for small amounts and preparative for bulk amounts.
The ratio of the density of a material to the density of some standard material, such as water or air, at a specified temperature.
A class of cell surface receptors for tachykinins that prefers neurokinin A; (NKA, substance K, neurokinin alpha, neuromedin L), neuropeptide K; (NPK); or neuropeptide gamma over other tachykinins. Neurokinin-2 (NK-2) receptors have been cloned and are similar to other G-protein coupled receptors.
Any change in the hue, color, or translucency of a tooth due to any cause. Restorative filling materials, drugs (both topical and systemic), pulpal necrosis, or hemorrhage may be responsible. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p253)
A volatile vasodilator which relieves ANGINA PECTORIS by stimulating GUANYLATE CYCLASE and lowering cytosolic calcium. It is also sometimes used for TOCOLYSIS and explosives.
An order of stalked, sessile, single-celled EUKARYOTES. They are considered the transitional link between the flagellated protozoa and the SPONGES, the most primitive metazoans.
A tube that transports URINE from the URINARY BLADDER to the outside of the body in both the sexes. It also has a reproductive function in the male by providing a passage for SPERM.
Substances used for their pharmacological actions on any aspect of neurotransmitter systems. Neurotransmitter agents include agonists, antagonists, degradation inhibitors, uptake inhibitors, depleters, precursors, and modulators of receptor function.
The decrease in a measurable parameter of a PHYSIOLOGICAL PROCESS, including cellular, microbial, and plant; immunological, cardiovascular, respiratory, reproductive, urinary, digestive, neural, musculoskeletal, ocular, and skin physiological processes; or METABOLIC PROCESS, including enzymatic and other pharmacological processes, by a drug or other chemical.
A human disease caused by the infection of parasitic worms SCHISTOSOMA HAEMATOBIUM. It is endemic in AFRICA and parts of the MIDDLE EAST. Tissue damages most often occur in the URINARY TRACT, specifically the URINARY BLADDER.
A norepinephrine derivative used as a vasoconstrictor agent.
A subtype of G-protein-coupled SEROTONIN receptors that preferentially couple to GS STIMULATORY G-PROTEINS resulting in increased intracellular CYCLIC AMP. Several isoforms of the receptor exist due to ALTERNATIVE SPLICING of its mRNA.
Single pavement layer of cells which line the luminal surface of the entire vascular system and regulate the transport of macromolecules and blood components.
Presence of blood in the urine.
The craniosacral division of the autonomic nervous system. The cell bodies of the parasympathetic preganglionic fibers are in brain stem nuclei and in the sacral spinal cord. They synapse in cranial autonomic ganglia or in terminal ganglia near target organs. The parasympathetic nervous system generally acts to conserve resources and restore homeostasis, often with effects reciprocal to the sympathetic nervous system.
Containers, packaging, and packaging materials for drugs and BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS. These include those in ampule, capsule, tablet, solution or other forms. Packaging includes immediate-containers, secondary-containers, and cartons. In the United States, such packaging is controlled under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act which also stipulates requirements for tamper-resistance and child-resistance. Similar laws govern use elsewhere. (From Code of Federal Regulations, 21 CFR 1 Section 210, 1993) DRUG LABELING is also available.
A subclass of beta-adrenergic receptors (RECEPTORS, ADRENERGIC, BETA). The beta-3 adrenergic receptors are the predominant beta-adrenergic receptor type expressed in white and brown ADIPOCYTES and are involved in modulating ENERGY METABOLISM and THERMOGENESIS.
An organophosphorus insecticide that inhibits ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE.
A group of intracellular-signaling serine threonine kinases that bind to RHO GTP-BINDING PROTEINS. They were originally found to mediate the effects of rhoA GTP-BINDING PROTEIN on the formation of STRESS FIBERS and FOCAL ADHESIONS. Rho-associated kinases have specificity for a variety of substrates including MYOSIN-LIGHT-CHAIN PHOSPHATASE and LIM KINASES.
An essential amino acid that is physiologically active in the L-form.
A local anesthetic of the ester type that has a slow onset and a short duration of action. It is mainly used for infiltration anesthesia, peripheral nerve block, and spinal block. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1016).
Unstable isotopes of rubidium that decay or disintegrate emitting radiation. Rb atoms with atomic weights 79-84, and 86-95 are radioactive rubidium isotopes.
The larger air passages of the lungs arising from the terminal bifurcation of the TRACHEA. They include the largest two primary bronchi which branch out into secondary bronchi, and tertiary bronchi which extend into BRONCHIOLES and PULMONARY ALVEOLI.
An NADPH-dependent enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of L-ARGININE and OXYGEN to produce CITRULLINE and NITRIC OXIDE.
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2008 Dividend stripping[edit]. In 2017, Frankfurt prosecutors, together with federal crime police and tax officials, conducted ... in taxes via dividend stripping, also known as "cum-ex" transactions".[21] The investigation also extends to trades in 2008 at ...
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For his first job after art school, Couchey assisted John Lehti on the comic strips Tommy of the Big Top and Tales from the ... Comic strips[edit]. Couchey graduated from the Art Career School and the Cartoonists and Illustrators School (which later ... In one Little Lotta story, Couchey drew a strip around an athletic contest between the towns of Keeseville and Willsboro. Years ... 55) issue of Little Dot, Sid Couchey appears in a Little Lotta strip, "Problem Child", along with his then-fiancée Ruth Horne. ...
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Foreign Office copy of the first instalment of Norman Pett's Animal Farm comic strip. ... viii) - preliminary artwork for a 1950 strip cartoon by Norman Pett and Donald Freeman ... and his writing partner Don Freeman were secretly hired by the British Foreign Office to adapt Animal Farm into a comic strip. ...
Stripped Down Components[edit]. 1. Work statement: Deliverable list with performance and objective specifications if not a ...
Garth was a comic strip in the British newspaper Daily Mirror from July 24, 1943, to March 22, 1997. The strip belonged to the ... 1 featuring Garth as a tribute to the writers and artists who had been involved with the strip. Most if not all Garth strips ... Dowling wanted to create a British adventure comic strip, and took inspiration from the American comic strips Superman,[2] ... Jane (comic strip) a comic strip that was contemporary with Garth and which also ran in the Daily Mirror. ...
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In one strip it was revealed that Moonbeam was in fact in love with Abner when they were children. In the same strip it was ... Li'l Abner also featured a comic strip-within-the-strip: Fearless Fosdick was a parody of Chester Gould's plainclothes ... Social commentary in comic strips[edit]. Through Li'l Abner, the American comic strip achieved unprecedented relevance in the ... "Nearly all comic strips, even today, are owned and controlled by syndicates, not the strips' creators. And virtually all ...
Protective strip[edit]. On the other side of the signal fence lay the heavily guarded "protective strip" (Schutzstreifen), 500 ... The secondary "K2" strip, 2 metres (6.6 ft) wide, ran alongside the signal fence, while the primary "K6" strip, 6 metres (20 ft ... A ploughed strip 10 m (32.8 ft) wide was created along the entire length of the inner German border. An adjoining "protective ... The patrol road is on the left; the primary control strip runs parallel in the middle; beyond it rise a row of Czech hedgehog ...
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... the Möbius strip can be seen as a line bundle over the circle S1 (by identifying open intervals with the real line). It is, ...
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Midway through their unbeaten run, City faced Tottenham Hotspur at home in snowy conditions, in a match televised on Match of the Day. As the teams came out onto the frozen pitch, commentator Kenneth Wolstenholme called the Manchester City team as "the most exciting team in England".[18] Aided by a modification to the studs on their boots suggested by Tony Book,[19] City produced one of their best footballing performances in their history. One Spurs player was quoted as saying, "It was extraordinary. City moved like Olympic speed skaters while we were falling around like clowns on a skid patch."[18] Tottenham took an early lead through Jimmy Greaves, but Bell equalised before half-time, and in the second half City besieged Tottenham, scoring three more times to win 4-1. After the match City trailed the league leaders by only a single point.[20] The match was named as Match of the Day's "Match of the Season",[20] and as the only match at Maine Road that season to be recorded for television,[21] ...
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Apple Music Festival (anteriormente conhecido como iTunes Festival) é um festival de música anual que acontece ao decorrer de um mês em Londres. Patrocinado pela Apple Inc., teve sua primeira edição em 2007. As apresentações também são apresentadas ao vivo de graça e disponível para visualização por tempo limitado na loja da iTunes e pelo Aplicativo oficial, assim como através da Apple TV.. ...
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The morning banana diet has swept across Japan and become the culprit for the sudden spike in banana consumption and a shortage at grocery stores.
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  • Glucose test strips make it easy for diabetics and those diagnosed with low blood sugar levels to monitor their blood sugar throughout the day. (
  • The companies say they provide diabetics with cheaper medical supplies, but health officials warn that there is no clear way to know if the people who previously owned the strips stored them correctly or never opened them. (
  • They also worry that diabetics strapped for cash will sell the strips when they should be using them to monitor their condition. (
  • She said she makes a good living reselling strips, while helping diabetics who can't afford to buy the strips at the regular price. (
  • Access to blood glucose test strips vital to help diabetics manage their condition is being restricted against government guidance, a charity says. (
  • Blood-glucose test strips have become a pricey necessity for diabetics. (
  • It warned the test strips, commonly used by diabetics for blood glucose testing, may give increased strip error messages prior to dosing with blood and in some cases may give falsely high or low readings, which may be hard to detect. (
  • Insulin and test strips are a big business, so many Diabetics, I use Accu-Chek, expensive, but you have to have the Meds so they charge what they do, and we have no choice. (
  • 25-oz. plastic bag packages of frozen "Tyson FULLY COOKED CRISPY CHICKEN STRIPS CHICKEN BREAST STRIP FRITTERS WITH RIB MEAT" with "BEST IF USED BY NOV 30 2019," case codes 3348CNQ0419, 3348CNQ0420, 3348CNQ0421, and 3348CNQ0422, and individual bag time stamps from 19:00 through 22:59 hours (inclusive). (
  • This page is all about the nutrition of POPEYES, Spicy Chicken Strips, analyzed 2006. (
  • My chicken strips are almost gone. (
  • chicken strips is not just the delicious meal you love, but also one of the most iconic vines of all time. (
  • You may have tasted crispy, but these new and improved 100% all-natural* Crispy Chicken Strips are now even crispy. (
  • Place coated chicken strips in heated oil in baking sheet in oven. (
  • Search for test strips that work with the glucose meters that you use at home or with your patients. (
  • Testing strips come in a wide range of sizes and styles that fit specific meters that professionals and patients use every day. (
  • Some strips and meters will give you results in 30 seconds or less. (
  • The accuracy of results generated with LifeScan meters using test strips manufactured by anyone other than LifeScan has not been evaluated by LifeScan. (
  • Manufacturers sometimes give away the glucose meters or sell them at low cost in the hope that consumers will stick with their brand of strips. (
  • In a September 2008 review of meters and strips, Consumer Report evaluated 13 varieties for accuracy, price and other criteria. (
  • If people have any questions about their blood glucose readings when using these test strips and meters they should speak with their doctor or pharmacist. (
  • As a light strip, the LIFX Z is an accent light and it isn't going to replace traditional lighting in a room, but it can get fairly bright at 1400 lumens per two meters. (
  • We offer a wide variety of blood glucose test strips and meters at inexpensive prices, including value priced On Call Express and Unistrip1 test strips. (
  • LED light strips are flexible, easy-to-install lighting options powered by a controller and A/C adapter. (
  • Purchase LED light strips in stores and online. (
  • A 32.80 ft (10.00 m) roll of LED light strips should be adequate. (
  • People use these light strips under counters, behind TVs, on shelving, and anywhere else six feet of lights can manage to fit. (
  • Here is a photo from the Google Beijing office showing a Christmas tree made out of LED light strips. (
  • I bought a load of pregnancy testing strips and ovulation test strips online. (
  • Glucose test strips come in boxes that contain hundreds of test strips. (
  • When using the strips in a medical office, you'll have enough on hand to test hundreds of patients. (
  • PENSACOLA, Fla. , May 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Strategic Products Group, Inc., the only licensed dealer for the Unistrip diabetic test strip announce today that UniStrip Technologies, LLC and LifeScan have reached an agreement that clears the way for ALL diabetic test strip distributors and providers to offer UniStrip Generic Test Strips as the LOW-COST alternative to the higher priced OneTouch® Ultra test strips. (
  • UniStrip Generic Test Strips lower cost allows diabetic patients to test their blood glucose more frequently, giving them the opportunity to better manage their disease and live a healthier life. (
  • For more information on purchasing UniStrip Generic Test strips, contact Strategic Products Group, Inc. at (850) 525-7500 . (
  • Ive been using the pregnancy strips and I'm due af either yesterday or today, also tried a Morrisons test and bfn on both, I'm waiting for a few days before I do anymore as sick of seeing bfn! (
  • Such a license is granted only when the associated monitoring device is used with OneTouch Verio Test Strip. (
  • No test strip supplier other than LifeScan, Inc. is authorized to grant such a license. (
  • Dispose of used test strips properly. (
  • On Charles Street, inside the Belvedere Galleria, a company run from a small office offers cash for people's leftover diabetes strips, the tiny tabs used to test glucose levels, which are crucial to managing the disease. (
  • The FDA can take enforcement action against companies if there is evidence that the test strips are misbranded, stored incorrectly or adulterated in some other way. (
  • It is illegal to resell expired test strips, for instance, and the FDA has initiated criminal proceedings for this practice. (
  • In 2011, the agency issued a warning to H&H Wholesales Services Inc. in Michigan for, among other things, using a broker that didn't properly store test strips. (
  • She recommended consumers use their judgment on whether they are buying test strips from a medical facility or pharmacy. (
  • People should be careful about where they are buying these test strips, and people should buy them from a reputable organization,' Lias said. (
  • It says there is widespread variation in different parts of the country of guidance on prescribing test strips, with some patients allowed only two testing strips per week. (
  • A box of 50 test strips retails at about £25, but the cost to the NHS is lower, depending on the deal agreed by each area's CCG - who manage healthcare services and commission care locally - with the manufacturers. (
  • Diabetes UK chief executive Barbara Young said: "Test strips are the most basic of tools for managing type-1 diabetes and insulin-treated type-2 diabetes so it is very worrying that so many people are telling us they are having their test strips rationed because of cost-saving measures. (
  • When people with type-1 or insulin-treated type-2 diabetes have their test strips restricted or denied it has a huge impact on their life. (
  • Our survey showed a lack of test strips was stopping them driving, exercising or knowing how much insulin to take when they are eating or whether they are experiencing a 'hypo' [hypoglycaemic episode], which needs to be treated immediately. (
  • She added: "Rationing test strips to save money does not make any sense, because it is putting people at increased risk of complications that are hugely expensive to treat. (
  • Vanessa Sheppard, of South Philly, had to borrow test strips from friends and family to monitor her blood sugar. (
  • She stopped buying the disposable test strips she needed to check her blood glucose level. (
  • Her mother, who also has diabetes, came to visit and insisted that she borrow her glucose meter and a test strip. (
  • Low-cost test strips are available, but they can be tough to find on store shelves. (
  • For patients who have to prick their finger and test the blood several times a day, the strip costs add up. (
  • But, instead, she did it as little as once every two weeks - borrowing test strips and a glucose meter from her mother or from other relatives and friends with diabetes. (
  • For various Independence Blue Cross plans, co-payments range from $10 to $40 for a box of 100 test strips. (
  • Medicare covers 100 test strips every three months for noninsulin users, and 100 strips a month for insulin users - more if the doctor says it is medically necessary. (
  • The faulty test strips, used for blood glucose testing, could mean patients over or under-dose with insulin. (
  • Diabetes patients have been advised to stop using and return specific lots of Accu-Chek Aviva and Accu-Chek Performa test strips due to concerns they may give falsely high or low readings. (
  • If anyone finds that they have test strips from the affected lots, they are advised to seek alternative testing methods and return affected lots to their pharmacy or shop where they will be offered a replacement. (
  • Accu-Chek Inform II test strips have also been recalled but are supplied in the UK by Roche for professional use only. (
  • John Wilkinson, MHRA director of medical devices, said: "It is important people check their test strips and if necessary seek alternatives as soon as possible. (
  • Mr Howarth added: "It is incredibly important that people living with diabetes are able to rely on the technology that is designed to help them manage their blood sugar, so we'd strongly recommend that anyone using these test strips check their batch numbers and get replacement strips accordingly. (
  • Did you know that you can check the free chlorine level and pH of a public swimming pool or hot tub before getting into the water, using an over-the-counter test strip? (
  • Most superstores, hardware stores, and pool-supply stores sell pool and hot tub test strips. (
  • Reminder - please follow all manufacturer recommendations when utilizing and storing test strips for pool or spa chlorine testing. (
  • One of the new products that's been updated with HomeKit support is the LIFX Z, a $90 light strip that's comparable to the LightStrip Plus from Philips , which I was able to test this week. (
  • The method involves contacting a test solution containing the sample, an antibody for the analyte, and a conjugate of the analyte and a label with a contact portion of a strip. (
  • At least a portion of the test solution is allowed to traverse the strip by capillary action and thereby contact the situs. (
  • The strip is exposed to a signal producing means capable of interacting with the label to produce a signal in relation to the amount of analyte in the test solution. (
  • Test rods have been used which contain one or more test paper indicator strips sealed between plastic films. (
  • They asked that my topic of discussion cover rhythm strips, but I can't seem to find information on what rhythms NCLEX expects students to know for the test. (
  • Then, once the test is done and while the strip is still in the monitor the user drops a little liquid into the strip s mouth that dissolves the blood completely. (
  • What is the chemistry of the current test strip? (
  • I don't know about your test kit, but mine uses strips whose reactive bits change colour in the presence of glucose, and the reader just measures the colour. (
  • and cheap test strips too.Do any of you order these online? (
  • The test strips we get at Walmart with a script. (
  • We have produced this pack for people with diabetes who are concerned about the restriction of blood glucose test strips on prescription. (
  • As well as containing information about how to challenge any test strip issues and some tools to help you advocate for yourself, it also signposts you to other useful organisations. (
  • Download our Blood Glucose Test Strip Advocacy pack (PDF, 405KB) to find out what you can do. (
  • You may also find it useful to show present this Access to treatments letter from NHS England (PDF, 180KB) to your GP or local Clinical Commissioning Group when making your case for better access to test strips, Flash, CGM or pumps. (
  • Nova Diabetes Care is voluntarily recalling several lots of glucose test strips for reporting false, abnormally high blood glucose readings, according to the FDA. (
  • The company is pulling back 21 lots of Nova Max Glucose Test Strips that were distributed in the U.S. and internationally because of the error, according to a release on its website . (
  • Its Nova Max Plus glucose meter kits that include test strips from the recalled lots are also included in the recall, the company said. (
  • Blood Glucose Test strips are part of a complete blood glucose monitoring system. (
  • Blood is applied to the test strip and the meter is able to detect the amount of blood glucose present in your blood. (
  • The innovation represents a way to enhance commercially available diagnostic devices that use paper-strip assays like those that test for diabetes and pregnancy. (
  • With current systems that use paper test strips you can measure things like pH or blood sugar, but you can't perform more complex chemical assays,' said Babak Ziaie , a Purdue University professor of electrical and computer engineering and biomedical engineering. (
  • 4. The method of claim 1 wherein there are two or more mobile labeled binding partners on the strip in the same or different first regions and two or more second regions containing immobilized analytes or analogs thereof, so that two or more analytes can be determined in a single test. (
  • A set of charcoal-infused peel-off pore strips to absorb dirt and oil, which helps diminish the appearance of clogged pores and blackheads over time. (
  • These effective, peel-off pore strips are infused with activated charcoal to purify and detoxify skin. (
  • These two-in-one pore strips contain absorptive hydrocolloid polymer technology to lift away dirt, excess sebum, and dead skin cells from within your pores. (
  • Nasal strips are small adhesive bands that are styled to fit atop the nose in order to assist the individual in breathing more freely. (
  • It's a strip of LED lights with an adhesive backing that can be attached to cabinets, desks, walls, and more. (
  • The adhesive used in Steri-Strips is quite strong, but is designed to weaken over time. (
  • If water alone does not loosen the adhesive on the Steri-Strips, try using a solution made of equal parts water and peroxide. (
  • Take the stress out of your next DIY project and stock up on handy adhesive hooks, clips and strips. (
  • If you need something with a flush finish, an adhesive strip has got you covered. (
  • presents The Urofoam Adhesive Foam Strips. (
  • Urofoam double or single-sided adhesive foam strips are soft, pliable foam strips specifically designed for the unique bonding applications of male external catheters to the skin and are suitable for use with both standard and self- adhering type catheters. (
  • Remove the strip from its package, place one end inside the testing meter, and ensure it is in place. (
  • What Are Nasal Strips and What Are They Supposed to Do? (
  • Nasal strips can be used to aid in normal sleeping patterns as well as during times when the individual is experiencing nasal congestion due to a cold, the flu, or some other type of virus. (
  • Designed to work with the shape of your nose, nasal strips are styled to fit adults. (
  • Performing in a similar manner to nasal strips, sleep aids are designed to assist in opening up the airways of the nose. (
  • Styled to fit adult noses, nasal strips are available in several sizes, ranging from small to large. (
  • Walgreens sells a wide assortment of nasal strips and sleep aids from top brands like Breathe Right . (
  • Art Sherman, the trainer for California Chrome, was protesting New York's ban on equine nasal strips - yes, equine nasal strips - and hinted that if New York racing officials didn't change their stance, California Chrome could sit out the June 7 Belmont Stakes. (
  • So racing has much larger issues than nasal strips. (
  • Blea notes that unlike steroids, nasal strips don't harm the horses, so they shouldn't require any regulation. (
  • The individual wearing the nasal strip should experience an immediate sensation of having more air flowing through the nasal passages, relieving some of the stuffiness and difficulty breathing. (
  • An Internet search for 'sell diabetes strips' turns up numerous websites offering to buy the strips via mail. (
  • A Bronx school aide accused of strip-searching five young boys for a lost ring last spring said that ordering students to disrobe was "common practice" at the school and that the search in question was his "best," according to a shocking legal deposition. (
  • Maazel filed a federal lawsuit against the Department of Education last fall on behalf of the five 10- and 11-year-old boys who were allegedly ordered to endure the humiliating strip search at the hands of Pizarro. (
  • A new strip-search policy drafted last week directs officers to take suspects to private areas -- such as the jail or rest rooms -- if they want to check them thoroughly, Word said. (
  • Word said he was not familiar with the details of that case filed by Cammerin Boyd but cautioned, "I don't think the general public understands when we say strip search. (
  • BRASILIA/SAO PAULO, Sept 24 (Reuters) - A Brazilian court has stripped the patent protection of a Gilead Sciences Inc big-selling hepatitis C treatment in Brazil, paving the way for cheaper generics, a presidential candidate who pushed for the move said on Monday. (
  • JAKARTA (Reuters) - An Instagram account displaying comic strips depicting the struggles faced by gay Muslim men was removed on Wednesday after authorities labelled it "pornographic" and threatened to block the platform. (
  • The comic strips reviewed by Reuters before they were taken down portrayed a young gay man from a religious Indonesian family struggling with his identity. (
  • Reuters) - Mort Walker, the artist and creator of the decades-long running comic strip "Beetle Bailey" about the antics of a work-shirking Army private, died at his home Saturday, his family said. (
  • Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for Strips. (
  • Eve, a company that makes HomeKit-enabled smart home products, launched its latest accessory, the Eve Energy Strip, in April. (
  • The Eve Energy Strip offers three HomeKit-connected outlets, each of which can be controlled independently through the Eve app, the Home app, and through Siri , so you can make standard home products and appliances smart. (
  • MHRA said the over-the-counter products affected are Accu-Chek Aviva in packs of 50 strips with lot numbers 497392, 497391, 496915, 496809, 496802 and 496807, and 10 strips with lot numbers 497344 and 497392. (
  • Do not give products that have calcium like dairy products within 2 hours of pediatric multivitamin oral strips with fluoride. (
  • Do not give products that have aluminum or magnesium like some antacids within 2 hours of pediatric multivitamin oral strips with fluoride. (
  • She now has her own glucose meter, a Contour made by Bayer, and gets strips for a minimal co-pay. (
  • How do you read telemetry strips? (
  • According to Practical Clinical Skills, reading a telemetry strip, or an electrocardiogram, begins with understanding the events that a normal electrocardi. (
  • Garth was a comic strip in the British newspaper Daily Mirror from July 24, 1943, to March 22, 1997. (
  • The 1960s Australian fast bowler Garth McKenzie was nicknamed after the comic strip hero. (
  • Dowling wanted to create a British adventure comic strip, and took inspiration from the American comic strips Superman , [2] Flash Gordon and Terry and the Pirates . (
  • View 1 - 10 results for wedgie comic strips. (
  • Comic strips, like their cousins graphic novels and comic books, are more accepted today by educators as tools for helping children master literacy. (
  • Getting your kids into comic strips is easy. (
  • Just pick up a newspaper or visit a comic strip website like . (
  • You can either draw by hand or use a free online comic strip generator (like my site, ). (
  • Older kids might use comic strips as a terrific way to grasp classroom lessons. (
  • Your little one may not turn into a word fanatic like I did, but reading and creating comic strips might inspire an interest in other reading material, art, humor, or history. (
  • A freelance comic strip for the EQ Engineers company. (
  • Mort Walker drew his daily award-winning comic strip for 68 years, longer than any other comic strip artist, his son said. (
  • Greg Walker said his father, along with "Peanuts" and Charlie Brown creator Charles Schultz, pioneered the gag-a-day format of comic strips, breaking form the serial story lines of the day. (
  • He certainly was an icon, the last cartoonist of the golden age of comic strips," he said on his Facebook page. (
  • Discover the best appearance comics from, the world's largest comic strip site. (
  • View 4 results for BFGF Syndrome food comic strips.Discover the best food comics from, the world's largest comic strip site. (
  • Homemade baking strips are easy and economical to make. (
  • News about Gaza Strip, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times. (
  • Pillar of Cloud ") [22] which was an eight-day campaign in the Hamas-governed Gaza Strip , which began on 14 November 2012 with the killing of Ahmed Jabari , chief of the Gaza military wing of Hamas by an Israeli airstrike. (
  • [35] They cited the blockade of the Gaza Strip and the occupation of West Bank , including East Jerusalem , as the reason for rocket attacks. (
  • During the course of the operation, the IDF claimed to have struck more than 1,500 sites in the Gaza Strip, [36] including rocket launchpads, weapon depots, government facilities, and apartment blocks. (
  • Some Palestinian casualties were caused by misfired Palestinian rockets landing inside the Gaza Strip. (
  • As with most power strips, horizontally oriented power adapters have the potential to block other outlets, depending on position. (
  • There's a thick 6.3-foot black cable at one end, which is about standard for power strips. (
  • I tuck my power strips and cables away in boxes to hide them as best I can, but if I had to have a visible power strip, I'd want a design like this. (
  • Buying and selling the strips is legal, but the practice has raised concerns from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration , the American Diabetes Association and some doctors who say it poses a public health risk and advise people to use extra caution when buying strips from resellers - or not buy them at all. (
  • There is no guarantee of the quality because these strips are sensitive to temperature and expiration,' said Katherine Rogers, executive director of the American Diabetes Association's Maryland chapter. (
  • The strips come from people whose diabetic relatives died, leaving unused strips, or from people who don't need them anymore, such as a mother who had gestational diabetes while pregnant but whose condition improved after delivery, Livingstone said. (
  • Of about 2,200 people who answered a question about the strips as part of a survey for Diabetes UK , 39% had had prescriptions refused or restricted. (
  • Nova Diabetes Care said patients should immediately discontinue use of the strips. (
  • She suggested buyers compare readings on the strips to make sure they are good. (
  • DentaSafe™ is a disposable foam strip designed to prevent anesthesiologists, EMTs and ER personnel from eviscerating patients' teeth. (
  • The new technique is simpler because the testing platform will be contained on a disposable paper strip containing patterns created by a laser. (
  • Simply cut your strip to length, peel off the backing, and stick the LED strip out of sight. (
  • You can purchase urine strip kits over-the-counter at your local pharmacy and supermarket, as well as online. (
  • Dispose of the urine and strip in an appropriate manner before washing your hands. (
  • Dispose of the strip and lancet as suggested in the directions. (
  • When the intubation is completed successfully and the laryngoscope is removed from the patient's mouth, peel the strip back from the blade promptly using the pull tab and dispose of it in the appropriate waste container. (
  • So, for a strip that retails for $1, the profit margin approaches 80 percent. (
  • Immerse the absorptive end of the strip into the sample for a few seconds, then remove. (
  • This article explains how to use keto strips to measure ketosis and how to reach this state through a ketogenic diet. (
  • If you want to know if you're in ketosis , urine strips are a cheap and convenient way of finding out. (
  • Summary Urine strips are an easy and convenient way to measure ketosis. (
  • Urine strips are a good tool to measure whether you're in ketosis during the first few weeks of going keto. (
  • I enjoyed the sample I received from pinchme I tested it out and I loved the pore treatment strips left my skin feeling smooth definitely wish to buy it soon leaving it overnight and removing it early in the morning helped me it was so easy. (
  • It comes off cleanly because the strips molds to the shape of your teeth. (
  • 1. Heat refrigerated strips in nonstick skillet on MEDIUM HIGH for 3 minutes or until warm. (
  • These strips, which are roughly a couple of inches across each side and about 7 inches to 8 inches long, offer generous striations of fat, making them very tender when braised at a low temperature for an extended period of time. (
  • A cardiac rhythm strip demonstrates the length of time it takes for the electrical impulse to travel from the sinoatrial node to the ventricles. (
  • Steri-Strips, also called butterfly stitches, may fall off naturally when enough time passes, but there are also instances in which manual removal is necessary. (
  • Wait for the amount of time outlined on the package for the strip to change color. (
  • Once you prick your finger with a lancet, you can place a drop of blood on the strip and get your results quickly. (
  • Place pork shoulder strips in cooking vessel. (
  • With app and ‌Siri‌ controls available for remote access, the Energy Strip does not necessarily need to be put in a fully accessible place. (
  • Overall, this is a nice looking power strip that's ideal if it needs to go in a place where it might possibly be visible. (
  • You can use LED strips as a light source or for accent lighting, depending on where you place them. (
  • Place LED strips on the bottom of your cabinets to brighten counters. (
  • Place your LED strips on top of floor molding to light up the room. (
  • 2. Place frozen strips on baking sheet. (
  • Place the finger on one side of the strip you plan to remove, pressing down with just enough force to make the skin slightly taut. (
  • Directions Heating Instructions: Conventional Oven: Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Place frozen strips in a single layer on a foiled-lined baking sheet. (
  • Microwave Oven: Place 4 to 6 frozen strips in a single layer on microwave-safe plate. (
  • You can usually find blood strips at any place that carries urine strips. (
  • Have your child place oral strip on his/her tongue and let dissolve. (
  • Place baked strips on serving platter and season with salt and pepper to taste. (
  • Great for mounting posters to walls, or holding extension leads in place, these powerful little strips won't let you down. (
  • The Clinitek Microalbumin Reagent Strips provide semi-quantitative results with a hard-copy report on the Clinitek 50 or Clinitek 100 Analyzer, making them ideal for point-of-care testing. (
  • Clinitek Microalbumin Strips provide albumin, creatinine and albumin-to-creatinine ratio results in one minute. (
  • Ways to achieve better results include making sure the strips haven't expired and cleaning the meter properly, she said. (
  • Let the strip come in contact with the drop of blood and check the results. (
  • DentaPro2000 At Home Professional Teeth Whitening Strips - 28 Count - Begin Seeing Results Instantly! (
  • Luckily, the New York Racing Association (NYRA) did just that on Monday, lifting the nasal-strip restriction for this year's Belmont Stakes. (
  • And curiously, almost all the women find stripping a kind of addiction. (
  • The lighting specialists at LED Strip Lights co. have shared their views on the news that the glow from light emitting diodes may be able to provide robots with an artificial skin that could enable them to sense touch. (
  • Five Bahrainis were convicted of conspiring with Iran to carry out attacks inside Bahrain, sentenced to life imprisonment and stripped of their citizenship, Bahrain's Public Prosecutor was cited as saying by state news agency BNA reported. (
  • 1. Arrange frozen strips on microwave safe plate. (
  • We have audited the accompanying financial statements of MUKESH STRIPS LIMITED ('theCompany') which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31st March 2016 the Statement ofProfit & Loss and Cash Flow Statement for the year then ended and a summary ofsignificant accounting policies and other explanatory information. (
  • Tuck the ends into the baking strip so they do not dangle into your oven, causing a fire hazard. (
  • If the strips are cooked in the oven, bake at 325 degrees Fahrenheit for about 90 minutes. (
  • If the vials that hold the strips have been opened by a previous owner who has pricked a finger, they may have trace amounts of blood, which pose a risk of infection, according to the FDA. (
  • Although the strips don't look like much, they contain sophisticated enzymes or chemicals that react with blood in such a way that they can be read by the meter. (
  • Sometimes, no matter how good I ve become with testing sugars, I just don t get enough blood in my strip. (
  • What would be nice is to have a strip that siphons up the blood from said finger/arm and tests from that. (
  • The monitor should be able to recognize when the blood is gone and report back that it s ready by continuously polling the strip. (
  • I didn't think the strips had any (sic) glucoreactive stuffs in them, I though they were just a transport for the blood itself to get to the monitor. (
  • MADRID (AP) - Spain's Sports Council has stripped runner Marta Dominguez of her status as a Spanish athlete after the Court of Arbitration for Sport banned her for three years for blood doping and removed her 2009 world steeplechase title. (
  • However, you will need a meter to read the blood strips as well. (
  • Many blood glucose readers will also read blood keto strips, even though the glucose strips are different from the keto strips. (
  • Insert a blood ketone strip into the ketone meter. (
  • To demonstrate the new concept, the researchers created paper strips containing arrays of dots dipped in luminol, a chemical that turns fluorescent blue when exposed to blood. (
  • Blood was then sprayed on the strips, showing the presence of hemoglobin. (
  • Then we sprayed blood on the strips, showing the presence of hemoglobin,' said Ziaie, whose research is based at the Birck Nanotechnology Center in the university's Discovery Park. (
  • Inspired in part by Morley's Gotham stage play "True Confessions of a Go-Go Girl," "Stripped" delves deeper than its source material by incorporating interviews with women Morley knew when she worked as a stripper in New Jersey. (
  • For a deeper, richer flavor, sear the strips in hot oil before braising to caramelize the surface. (
  • [3] Dowling and Boshell took on 15-year-old John Allard to work on Garth , who stayed with the strip for its entire lifetime. (
  • You can carry strips in your car or bag and keep extra strips at work. (
  • This LED strip can be used in so many ways - in drawers, behind the TV, by your favorite work of art or under your bed. (
  • This medical-grade, elastic, hypoallergenic, and latex free foam strip is designed to stretch and conform while providing the flexibility to maneuver intubations with ease, even for the most difficult intubations. (
  • An effective, anti-blackhead nose strip that deeply cleanses skin and unclogs pores, removing blackheads, impurities, and excess oil. (
  • The four women interviewed sound off on various issues including men, fake breasts, money, empowerment and degradation, but nearly all of them admit to being deeply conflicted about stripping. (
  • Make the strips as long as you need to wrap around your cake pan, plus a few extra inches to tie the strip together. (
  • I blend them and put them in a dehydrator to make fruit strips. (
  • Command™ Picture Hanging Strips make decorating quick and easy. (
  • A typical strip costs about 11 cents to make, said David Kliff, publisher of the Diabetic Investor newsletter. (
  • You must check to make sure that it is safe for your child to take pediatric multivitamin oral strips with fluoride with all of his/her drugs and health problems. (
  • To make the ride even more exciting, the arm will tilt 70 degrees so you look straight down onto the Strip. (
  • Kate, 25, matched the clean lines of the lingerie with stripped-down make-up and a natural hairstyle. (
  • The spacer strips have spaced pads or grooves on or in their top surfaces that captivate the individual wires and thereby redistribute the wires and prevent them from contacting the die and each other. (
  • 2. The semiconductor package of claim 1 , further comprising a second semiconductor die having a first surface and an opposite second surface mounted on the first surfaces of the spacer strips. (
  • The main function of the cross stays is to support the primary strips, reducing the risk of premature peeling and skin tension blisters. (
  • But since then I've been having close to/definite positive ovulation strips? (
  • I love the deep-down pore cleaning feeling I get from nose strips like these, so I've been using a the Bi drugstore brand nose strips once or twice a week for years now. (
  • These nose strips are enriched with charcoal extract, which is known for its incredible powers of absorption and cleaning. (
  • 81% reported the nose strip eliminated impurities. (
  • 75% reported the nose strip unclogged pores. (
  • 84% reported the nose strip eliminated excess oil. (
  • One note: since I dampened my nose again after I put the strip on, it did get stuck a little on the side of my nose and it hurt just a tad when I pulled it off (similar to pulling a bandaid off) but other than that, I loved it. (
  • I take a really hot shower and after that with a clean wet face I put the nose strip. (
  • Strip DEM dimensions will vary according to the satellite sensor that acquired the images and the off-nadir angle of collection. (
  • Precook strips in simmering water for 30 minutes before adding to a barbecue grill or cook them entirely on the grill. (
  • 1 strip for 1 1/2 to 2 minutes, 2 strips for 2 to 2 1/2 minutes, 3 strips for 3 minutes. (
  • Deep Fryer: Preheat oil to 350 degrees F. Deep fry strips 3 to 5 minutes or until heated through. (
  • Glucose testing strips are easy to use, especially if you follow the included directions. (
  • There's no easy way to get the light strip to go around corners, so that's a bit of an awkward setup, but since my desk is against the wall, it's not visible. (
  • These teeth whitening strips are very easy to use. (
  • You can find LED strips in home supply stores, electronic retailers, and various online companies. (
  • Each of the spacer strips comprises. (
  • Each of the spacer strips comprises a flat, elongated strip of an insulative material that mount at edges of a surface of a die such that they straddle the central terminal pads thereon. (
  • An indicator strip, useful in analytical chemical procedures, which comprises an impregnated capillary material having at least a partially transparent film on one side and on the other side, a film forming a hollow space which is in communication with said capillary material. (
  • The disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai has been formally stripped of immunity from prosecution, paving the way for a potentially explosive trial. (
  • There are three well-spaced sockets on the Eve Energy Strip, which are placed far enough away that even multiple larger power adapters can fit as long as you're careful with placement. (
  • Switch the placement of your fingers as needed so that you are directly supporting the skin around each strip as you remove it. (