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beta-adrenergic

(bā′tə-ăd′rə-nûr′jĭk, bē′-)
adj.
Of, relating to, stimulating, or being a beta-receptor: a beta-adrenergic agent.

beta-adrenergic

Pertaining to the class of receptors for ADRENALINE and NORADRENALINE known as the beta receptors.
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Overview of the effect of beta-adrenergic receptor agonists on animal growth including mechanism of action.
Long-term increases in the evoked population spike in the CA1 region of rat hippocampus induced by beta-adrenergic receptor activation.
Manahan-Vaughan, "Locus coeruleus activation facilitates memory encoding and induces hippocampal LTD that depends on beta-adrenergic receptor activation," Cerebral Cortex, vol.
reported that the hypothesis that beta-adrenergic agents induced hyperamylasemia happens through the stimulation of betaadrenoceptors of the salivary glands.
Mantyh, "Beta-adrenergic receptors regulate astrogliosis and cell proliferation in the central nervous system in vivo," Glia, vol.
(1994), better performance and muscle deposition of pigs fed diets with ractopamine occurs during the first 14 days of feeding diets containing this beta-adrenergic agonist.
Fetal tachycardia is the most common side effect of beta-adrenergic receptor agonists.
Data was analyzed in order to determine the percentage of patients who upon discharge received antiplatelet therapy, lipid-lowering therapy with a statin, angiotensin pathway blockade, and beta-adrenergic blockade, consistent with current ACC/AHA guidelines and the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) core measures for acute myocardial infarction.