Definition of Phenylephrine in English :

Define Phenylephrine in English

Phenylephrine meaning in English

Meaning of Phenylephrine in English

Pronunciation of Phenylephrine in English

Phenylephrine pronunciation in English

Pronounce Phenylephrine in English


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1. phenylephrine

a powerful vasoconstrictor used to dilate the pupils and relieve nasal congestion

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see synonyms of phenylephrine
a drug that is used to ease congestion in the nasal passages and treat low blood pressure
phenylephrine, a decongestant that doctors commonly prescribe

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see synonyms of phenylephrine
An adrenergic drug, C9H13NO2, that is a powerful vasoconstrictor and is used to relieve nasal congestion, dilate the pupils, and maintain blood pressure during anesthesia.

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