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*  Local anesthetic
ISBN 0-07-136704-7. Yagiela JA (1995). "Vasoconstrictor agents for local anesthesia". Anesth Prog. 42 (3-4): 116-20. PMC ... which is usually water-based or just sterile water Vasoconstrictor possibly (see below) Reducing agent (antioxidant), e.g. if ... the maximum doses of LAs when combined with a vasoconstrictor is higher compared to the same LA without any vasoconstrictor. ... Because the vasoconstrictor temporarily reduces the rate at which the systemic circulation removes the local anesthetic from ...
*  Vasoconstriction
Yagiela JA (1995). "Vasoconstrictor agents for local anesthesia". Anesth Prog. 42 (3-4): 116-20. PMC 2148913 . PMID 8934977. ... Vasoconstrictors are also used clinically to increase blood pressure or to reduce local blood flow. Vasoconstrictors mixed with ... Many vasoconstrictors also cause pupil dilation. Medications that cause vasoconstriction include: antihistamines, decongestants ... Medications causing vasoconstriction, also known as vasoconstrictors, are one type of medicine used to raise blood pressure. ...
*  Blood vessel
It is regulated by vasoconstrictors (agents that cause vasoconstriction). These include paracrine factors (e.g. prostaglandins ...
*  Pulpotomy
Ferric sulphate, sodium hypochlorite or a local anaesthetic solution containing a vasoconstrictor agent can be used to arrest ...
*  Ornipressin
... is a vasoconstrictor, haemostatic and renal agent. H. Fruhstofer, M.D., M. Heisler, M.D. (1994). "Dose-response ...
*  Reflex syncope
Types of long-term therapy for vasovagal syncope include Preload agents Vasoconstrictors Anticholinergic agents Negative ... cardiac inotropes Central agents Mechanical device Discontinuation of medications known to lower blood pressure may be helpful ...
*  Impedance cardiography
... with the vasoactive pharmacological agents (vasoconstrictors or vasodilators and/or ACE Inhibitors and/or ARBs)(ACE = ... cardioactive or vasoactive agents. The measurement of CI and its derivatives allow clinicians to make timely patient assessment ... Pharmacological modulation of contractility is performed with cardioactive inotropic agents (positive or negative inotropes) ...
*  Thromboxane
... is a vasoconstrictor and a potent hypertensive agent, and it facilitates platelet aggregation. It is in homeostatic ... Ratti, S; Quarato, P; Casagrande, C; Fumagalli, R; Corsini, A (1998). "Picotamide, an antithromboxane agent, inhibits the ...
*  Tuaminoheptane
... is a sympathomimetic agent and vasoconstrictor which was formerly used as a nasal decongestant. It has also been used as a ... Tuaminoheptane has been found to act as a reuptake inhibitor and releasing agent of norepinephrine, which may underlie its ... The chemical structure of the drug differs from that of other norepinephrine releasing agents, such as the phenethylamines, ... 623-. ISBN 978-1-4757-2085-3. I.K. Morton; Judith M. Hall (6 December 2012). Concise Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents: ...
*  Dental anesthesia
Also, most agents come in two forms: with and without epinephrine (adrenaline) or other vasoconstrictor that allow the agent to ... Other local anesthetic agents in current use include articaine (also called septocaine or ubistesin), bupivacaine (a long- ... The lingual nerve is also anesthetized through diffusion of the agent to produce a numb tongue as well as anesthetizing the ... who have completed a training program in anesthesiology may also administer general IV and inhalation anesthetic agents. ...
*  Hemorrhoid
Steroid-containing agents should not be used for more than 14 days, as they may cause thinning of the skin. Most agents include ... and a vasoconstrictor such as epinephrine. Some contain Balsam of Peru to which certain people may be allergic. Flavonoids are ... While many topical agents and suppositories are available for the treatment of hemorrhoids, little evidence supports their use ... These may include a barrier cream such as petroleum jelly or zinc oxide, an analgesic agent such as lidocaine, ...
*  Naphazoline
It is a sympathomimetic agent with marked alpha adrenergic activity. It is a vasoconstrictor with a rapid action in reducing ...
*  List of MeSH codes (D16)
... vasoconstrictor agents MeSH D27.505.954.411.793.205 --- calcium channel agonists MeSH D27.505.954.411.793.610 --- nasal ... anti-allergic agents MeSH D27.505.954.122 --- anti-infective agents MeSH D27.505.954.122.085 --- anti-bacterial agents MeSH ... antiviral agents MeSH D27.505.954.122.388.077 --- anti-retroviral agents MeSH D27.505.954.122.388.077.088 --- anti-hiv agents ... renal agents MeSH D27.505.954.613.056 --- anti-infective agents, urinary MeSH D27.505.954.613.860 --- uricosuric agents MeSH ...
*  Antihypotensive agent
Some antihypotensive drugs act as vasoconstrictors to increase total peripheral resistance, others sensitize adrenoreceptors to ... An antihypotensive agent, also known as a vasopressor agent or pressor, is any medication that tends to raise reduced blood ... Antihypotensive agents can be classified as follows: Sympathomimetics Epinephrine Noradrenaline hydrotartrate Phenylephrine ( ... Amphetamine Atomoxetine Bupropion Duloxetine Methamphetamine Methylphenidate Reboxetine Venlafaxine Positive inotropic agents ...
*  Vittorio Erspamer
In 1948, Maurice M. Rapport, Arda Green, and Irvine Page of the Cleveland Clinic discovered a vasoconstrictor substance in ... blood serum, and since it was a serum agent affecting vascular tone, they named it serotonin. In 1952 it was shown that ... "Serum vasoconstrictor, serotonin; isolation and characterization". J. Biol. Chem. 176 (3): 1243-51. PMID 18100415. Feldberg W, ...
*  Serotonin
... and Irvine Page of the Cleveland Clinic discovered a vasoconstrictor substance in blood serum, and since it was a serum agent ... These agents are available as dietary supplements, and may be effective serotonergic agents. One product of serotonin breakdown ... When the platelets bind to a clot, they release serotonin, where it can serve as a vasoconstrictor and/or a vasodilator while ... It is thus active wherever platelets bind in damaged tissue, as a vasoconstrictor to stop bleeding, and also as a fibrocyte ...
*  Phentolamine
It is important to note that phentolamine is not a first-line agent for this indication. Phentolamine should only be given to ... Branded as OraVerse, it is a phentolamine mesylate injection designed to reverse the local vasoconstrictor properties used in ... Phentolamine is marketed in the dental field as a local anesthetic reversal agent. ...
*  Epinephrine (medication)
... as a vasoconstrictor to slow the absorption and, therefore, prolong the action of the anesthetic agent. Due to epinephrine's ... contrast agents, medicines or people with a history of anaphylactic reactions to known triggers. A single dose is recommended ... maximum recommended daily dosage for people in a dental setting requiring local anesthesia with a peripheral vasoconstrictor is ...
*  Angiotensin-converting enzyme
Therefore, ACE can be inhibited by metal-chelating agents. The E384 residue was found to have a dual function. First it acts as ... Thus, the same enzyme (ACE) that generates a vasoconstrictor (ANG II) also disposes of vasodilators (bradykinin). ACE is a zinc ... Angiotensin II is potent vasoconstrictor in a substrate concentration-dependent manner. Angiotensin II binds to the type 1 ... It converts the hormone angiotensin I to the active vasoconstrictor angiotensin II. Therefore, ACE indirectly increases blood ...
*  Cyclopentamine
... classified as a vasoconstrictor. Cyclopentamine was indicated in the past as an over-the-counter (OTC) medication for use as a ... Cyclopentamine acts as a releasing agent of the catecholamine neurotransmitters norepinephrine (noradrenaline), epinephrine ( ...
*  Sodium metabisulfite
It is used as a bleaching agent in the production of Coconut cream It is used as a reducing agent to break sulfide bonds in ... Added to local anaesthetic (lidocaine etc.) solutions to prevent oxidation of vasoconstrictor adrenaline and thus improve the ... It is used as a cleaning agent for potable water reverse osmosis membranes in desalination systems. It is also used to remove ... For this reason, sodium metabisulfite has fallen from common use in recent times, with agents such as hydrogen peroxide ...
*  Levomethamphetamine
... is a sympathomimetic vasoconstrictor which is the active ingredient in some over-the-counter (OTC) nasal ... functioning as a selective norepinephrine releasing agent (with few or no effects on the release of dopamine), so it affects ...
*  List of local anesthetics
This is a list of local anesthetic agents. Not all of these drugs are still used in clinical practice and in research. Some are ... anesthesia Dibucaine number Epidural Intravenous regional anesthesia Local anesthesia Local anesthetic with vasoconstrictor ...
*  Norbormide
The vasoconstrictor properties of norbormide turn out to be very dependent on stereochemistry. Only the endo isomers are toxic ... The symptoms of norbormide were very similar to the better known Ca2+ entry blocker agents. Therefore, norbormide is not only ... The cis-endo-threo isomer has been found to be the isomer with the most potent vasoconstrictor properties. In this structure ... It has several mechanisms of action, acting as a vasoconstrictor and calcium channel blocker, but is selectively toxic to rats ...
*  Eicosanoid
... eicosanoids most often act as autocrine signaling agents to impact their cells of origin or as paracrine signaling agents to ... Short acting vasoconstrictors - TXA2-are released quickly after the injury. The site may momentarily turn pale. Then TXA2 ... Heat-PGE2 is also a potent pyretic agent. Aspirin and NSAIDS-drugs that block the COX pathways and stop prostanoid synthesis- ... Eicosanoids may also act as endocrine agents to control the function of distant cells. There are multiple subfamilies of ...
*  Areca nut
The betel leaf chewed along with the nut contains eugenol, another vasoconstrictor. Tobacco leaf is often added to the mixture ... ISBN 978-92-832-1285-0. See table for Group 1 carcinogen agents in Beatrice Secretan; et al. (2009). "A review of human ... In October, 2009, 30 scientists from 10 countries met at IARC to reassess the carcinogenicity of various agents including areca ...