1. having affinity for or exerting its principal effect on the sympathetic nervous system.
2. an agent with such properties.
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sympathicotropic(sĭm-păth″ĭ-kō-trŏp′ĭk) [″ + tropos, a turning]
Having a special affinity for the sympathetic nerve.
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