"Ephedrine" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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A phenethylamine found in EPHEDRA SINICA. PSEUDOEPHEDRINE is an isomer. It is an alpha- and beta-adrenergic agonist that may also enhance release of norepinephrine. It has been used for asthma, heart failure, rhinitis, and urinary incontinence, and for its central nervous system stimulatory effects in the treatment of narcolepsy and depression. It has become less extensively used with the advent of more selective agonists.
- Erythro Isomer of Ephedrine
- Ephedrine Erythro Isomer
- Ephedrine Renaudin
- Renaudin, Ephedrine
- Renaudin Brand of Ephedrine Hydrochloride
- Sal Phedrine
- Wendt Brand of Ephedrine Sulfate
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Ephedrine".
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