Prostigmin

noun
a cholinergic drug (trade name Prostigmin) used to treat some ophthalmic conditions and to treat myasthenia gravis
Syn: ↑neostigmine
Usage Domain: ↑trade name
Hypernyms: ↑anticholinesterase

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  • Neostigmine — Systematic (IUPAC) name 3 {[(dimethylamino)carbonyl]oxy} N,N,N trimethylbenzenaminium Clinical data Trade names Prost …   Wikipedia

  • Myasthenia gravis — Classification and external resources Detailed view of a neuromuscular junction: 1. Axon 2. Sarcolemma 3. Synaptic vesicle 4. Nicotinic acetylcholine receptor 5. Mitochondrion …   Wikipedia

  • Neostigmin — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Neostigmin Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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