Definition of Angiotonin
1. Noun. Any of several vasoconstrictor substances (trade name Hypertensin) that cause narrowing of blood vessels.
Specialized synonyms: Angiotensin I, Angiotensin Ii
Generic synonyms: Pressor, Vasoconstrictive, Vasoconstrictor
Language type: Trademark
Medical Definition of Angiotonin
1. Former name for angiotensin. (05 Mar 2000)
Lexicographical Neighbors of Angiotonin
Literary usage of Angiotonin
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Oxford Medicine by Henry Asbury Christian, James Mackenzie (1920)
"HERRICK, JF, CORCORAN, AC and ESSEX, HE: The effects of renin and of angiotonin on the renal blood flow and blood pressure of the dog, Am. Jour. ..."