Definition of Isosorbide

1. Noun. Drug (trade name Isordil) used to treat angina pectoris and congestive heart failure.

Exact synonyms: Isordil
Generic synonyms: Medicament, Medication, Medicinal Drug, Medicine
Language type: Trade Name



Definition of Isosorbide

1. Noun. (organic chemistry) A bicyclic derivative of furan whose nitrates are used as vasodilators ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Isosorbide

1. 1,4:3,6-dianhydro d-glucitol. Chemically inert osmotic diuretic used mainly to treat hydrocephalus; also used in glaucoma. Pharmacological action: diuretics, osmotic. Chemical name: D-Glucitol, 1,4:3,6-dianhydro- (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Isosorbide

isosceles triangle
isosceles triangles
isoschisomer
isoschizomer
isoseismal
isoseismals
isoselenocyanate
isoselenocyanates
isosensitise
isoserum treatment
isosinglet
isosmotic
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isosmotically
isosorbide (current term)
isosorbide dinitrate
isosorbides
isosparteine
isospecific
isospectral
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isospin
isospins
isospondyli
isospondylous
isospora
isosporiasis
isosporic
isospories

Literary usage of Isosorbide

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1. Problems of Drug Dependence: Proceedings of the 58th Annual Scientific Meeting by Louie S. Harrie (1999)
"When co-adminstered with morphine (-140 min), neither L- arginine (100 nmol) nor the NO donors, sodium nitroprusside (5 nmol) or isosorbide dinitrate (10 ..."

2. 2000 Emergency Response Guidebook: A Guidebook for First Responders During edited by Barry Leonard (2000)
"... solution (70%) 2907 133 isosorbide dinitrate mixture 2908 161 Radioactive material, empty packages 2908 161 Radioactive material, excepted package, ..."

3. Problems of Drug Dependence: Proceedings of the 58th Annual Scientific Meeting by Louie S. Harrie (1999)
"When co-adminstered with morphine (-140 min), neither L- arginine (100 nmol) nor the NO donors, sodium nitroprusside (5 nmol) or isosorbide dinitrate (10 ..."

4. 2000 Emergency Response Guidebook: A Guidebook for First Responders During edited by Barry Leonard (2000)
"... solution (70%) 2907 133 isosorbide dinitrate mixture 2908 161 Radioactive material, empty packages 2908 161 Radioactive material, excepted package, ..."

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