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Sodium Channel Blockers

"Sodium Channel Blockers" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
A class of drugs that act by inhibition of sodium influx through cell membranes. Blockade of sodium channels slows the rate and amplitude of initial rapid depolarization, reduces cell excitability, and reduces conduction velocity.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Sodium Channel Blockers" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Sodium Channel Blockers" was a major or minor topic of these publication.