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en:epinephrine [2013/01/31 05:38] (current)
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 +======Epinephrin======
 +The active sympathomimetic hormone from the adrenal medulla in most species. 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.
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 +{{pubchem>​l_template:​5816|Epinephrine<​br/>​Adrenaline}}
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