nitroprusside


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ni·tro·prus·side

(nī'trō-prŭs'īd),
The anion [Fe(CN)5NO]=; as in sodium nitroprusside; used as a vasodilator by the intravenous route.

nitroprusside

/ni·tro·prus·side/ (-prus´īd) the anion [Fe(CN5)NO]2−; see sodium nitroprusside.

ni·tro·prus·side

(nī'trō-prŭs'īd)
Agent used as an intravenous vasodilator.

nitroprusside

A drug used in the emergency treatment of high blood pressure (HYPERTENSION). Given by controlled infusion into a vein it is the most effective known means of reducing dangerously high pressure. It must, however, be used with great care and its effects closely monitored.

Nitroprusside

A compound that is used in laboratory tests to identify large amounts of cystine in urine samples.
Mentioned in: Cystinuria

nitroprusside

sodium nitroferricyanide, a vasodilator used in the treatment of heart failure in dogs, and used as a reagent in Rothera's test for ketone bodies.

cyanide nitroprusside reaction
detects sulfhydryl group compounds and is used to test urine in screening tests for the metabolic diseases, cystinuria and homocystinuria.
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Sodium nitroprusside, inducing cerebrovascular dilatation and ICP increase, was just prepared for unmanageable hypertension.
Thiobarbituric acid (TBA), Butyl hydroxytoluene (BHT), 2, 2-diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazyl (DPPH), ferrous sulphate, sodium nitroprusside (SNP), sodium dodecyl sulphate (SDS) and malonaldehyde-bis-dimethyl acetal (MDA) were obtained from Merck, Sigma-Aldrich and Fluka.
Representative tracings illustrating the relaxation response produced by the application of clobenzorex and sodium nitroprusside on endothelium-intact and endothelium-denuded phenylephrine-precontracted rat aortic rings.
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Nexus Pharmaceuticals reported on Thursday the launch of Sodium Nitroprusside Injection for the US hypertension market with immediate effect.
Influence of controlled hypotension using esmolol and sodium nitroprusside on natriuretic peptides in patients undergoing endonasal sinus surgery.
Their seeds after priming in different concentration (0, 10-4 and 10-5 molar) of nitric oxide donor sodium nitroprusside (snp) were grown in Petri dishes lined with double layer of filter paper.
4] M, CGA blunted acetylcholine and bradykinin-induced vasorelaxation, reduced phenylephrine-induced vasoconstriction but did not change the response to sodium nitroprusside, a NO-donor.
Sodium Nitroprusside is a combined venous and arterial vasodilator which decreases both afterload and preload.
Comparison of the effects of sodium nitroprusside and isoflurane during rewarming on cardiopulmonary bypass.
The usual method for detection of serum ketone is the nitroprusside test.