Definition of Epinephrin

1. Noun. A catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action.




Definition of Epinephrin

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Epinephrin

epimysia
epimysiotomy
epimysium
epimyth
epimythia
epimythium
epimythiums
epimyths
epinaoi
epinaos
epinastic
epinasties
epinastine
epinasty
epinemin
epinephrin (current term)
epinephrine
epinephrine cyclase
epinephrine reversal
epinephrines
epinephrins
epinephros
epineural
epineuria
epineurial
epineurium
epineuriums
epineuston
epinglette
epinglettes

Literary usage of Epinephrin

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Manual of Pharmacology and Its Applications to Therapeutics and Toxicology by Torald Hermann Sollmann (1922)
"While it is thus certain that the amount of epinephrin ordinarily secreted is below the physiologically effective limit, there is evidence of some secretion ..."

2. American Journal of Physiology by American Physiological Society (1887- ). (1913)
"His experiments were based upon the injections of epinephrin. ... In the case of epinephrin a reversal of reaction with change of quantity has in several ..."

3. A Text-book of physiology: For Medical Students and Physicians by William Henry Howell (1915)
"The Active Principle, epinephrin. —Chemical investigations of the substance in the medulla which causes the inhibition of the heart and the rise of ..."

4. Biochemical Bulletin by Columbia University (1912)
"ciple, epinephrin; the establishment of the constitutional formula of ... epinephrin . , The reading matter furnished by advertising houses did not follow ..."

5. Monographic Medicine by Albion Walter Hewlett, Henry Leopold Elsner (1916)
"Effects of epinephrin Injection.—As Elliott pointed out, the physiological effects produced by the intravenous injection of epinephrin are the same as those ..."

6. Pathological physiology of internal diseases by Albion Walter Hewlett (1916)
"Effects of epinephrin Injection.—As Elliott pointed out, the physiological effects produced by the intravenous injection of epinephrin are the same as those ..."

7. A Manual of Pharmacology and Its Applications to Therapeutics and Toxicology by Torald Hermann Sollmann (1922)
"While it is thus certain that the amount of epinephrin ordinarily secreted is below the physiologically effective limit, there is evidence of some secretion ..."

8. American Journal of Physiology by American Physiological Society (1887- ). (1913)
"His experiments were based upon the injections of epinephrin. ... In the case of epinephrin a reversal of reaction with change of quantity has in several ..."

9. A Text-book of physiology: For Medical Students and Physicians by William Henry Howell (1915)
"The Active Principle, epinephrin. —Chemical investigations of the substance in the medulla which causes the inhibition of the heart and the rise of ..."

10. Biochemical Bulletin by Columbia University (1912)
"ciple, epinephrin; the establishment of the constitutional formula of ... epinephrin . , The reading matter furnished by advertising houses did not follow ..."

11. Monographic Medicine by Albion Walter Hewlett, Henry Leopold Elsner (1916)
"Effects of epinephrin Injection.—As Elliott pointed out, the physiological effects produced by the intravenous injection of epinephrin are the same as those ..."

12. Pathological physiology of internal diseases by Albion Walter Hewlett (1916)
"Effects of epinephrin Injection.—As Elliott pointed out, the physiological effects produced by the intravenous injection of epinephrin are the same as those ..."

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