anticholinesterase activity

inhibition des cholinestérases

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  • anticholinesterase — One of the drugs that inhibit or inactivate acetylcholinesterase, either reversibly ( e.g., physostigmine) or irreversibly ( e.g., tetraethyl pyrophosphate). * * * an·ti·cho·lin·es·ter·ase nes tə .rās, .rāz n any substance (as neostigmine) that… …   Medical dictionary

  • anticholinesterase — n. any substance that inhibits the action of cholinesterase, the enzyme that is responsible for the breakdown of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine, and therefore allows acetylcholine to continue transmitting nerve impulses. Drugs with… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • anticholinesterase — noun Any agent that inhibits the activity of cholinesterase Syn: acetylcholinesterase inhibitor …   Wiktionary

  • physostigmine — An alkaloid of physostigma; it is a reversible inhibitor of the cholinesterases, and prevents destruction of acetylcholine; used as a cholinergic agent, and experimentally to enhance the action of acetylcholine at any of its sites of liberation.… …   Medical dictionary

  • Ptychopetalum — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda ? Ptychopetalum Falta imagen libre Clasificaci …   Wikipedia Español

  • pralidoxime chloride — Used to restore the inactivated cholinesterase activity resulting from organophosphate poisoning; has some limited value as an antagonist of the carbamate type of cholinesterase inhibitors that are used in the treatment of myasthenia gravis.… …   Medical dictionary

  • physostigmine — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from New Latin Physostigma, genus of vines that bear the Calabar bean Date: 1864 a crystalline tasteless alkaloid C15H21N3O2 from the Calabar bean that is used in medicine especially in the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • metrifonate — SYN: trichlorfon. * * * met·ri·fo·nate (met″rĭ foґnāt) [USP] an organophosphorus insecticide having potent anticholinesterase activity; especially effective against Schistosoma haematobium. Administered topically or sometimes… …   Medical dictionary

  • soman — An extremely potent cholinesterase inhibitor. SEE ALSO: sarin, tabun. * * * So·man sō mən n a poisonous gas C7H16FO2P with potent anticholinesterase activity created for use in chemical warfare * * * so·man (soґman) an organophosphorus compound… …   Medical dictionary

  • Cholinesterasehemmung — (f) eng cholinesterase inhibition, anticholinesterase activity …   Arbeitssicherheit und Gesundheitsschutz Glossar

  • инактивация холинэстеразы — rus угнетение (с) активности холинэстеразы, торможение (с) активности холинэстеразы; ингибирование (с); инактивация (ж) холинэстеразы eng cholinesterase inhibition, anticholinesterase activity fra inhibition (f) des cholinestérases deu… …   Безопасность и гигиена труда. Перевод на английский, французский, немецкий, испанский языки

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