Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An adrenergic blocking agent, C17H19N3O, used especially in the diagnosis and treatment of pheochromocytoma.

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  • n. A drug, injected into the penis, to treat erectile dysfunction.

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  • n. a virility drug (trade name Vasomax) to treat erectile dysfunction in men

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

phen(o)- + tol(uidine) + amine.

Examples

  • Conventional therapy for hypertensive crisis should be employed. 5 A rapid short-acting parenteral alpha-adrenergic blocker, such as phentolamine, or vasodilators, such as nitroprusside, are recommended.

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  • Since the mid-1980s, thousands of men have found relief from the condition by injecting themselves with one of three drugs: papavarine, prostaglandin E1 and phentolamine.

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  • He claims that the Lord God has given him to seven steps to isolate the active ingredient, which is soft and metallic in nature, and has carbon-uranium-sulfur - (classified) - phentolamine configuration or structure.

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  • The LORD GOD has given me seven steps to isolate the active ingredient, which is soft and metallic in nature and has a carbon- uranium-sulfur-classified-phentolamine configuration or structure.

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  • That said, there is growing evidence that the following available or forthcoming medications may promote return or ease of climax: phentolamine, apomorphine, prostaglandin E-1 cream, and bupropion Wellbutrin or Zyban.

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  • Treatment of the hypertensive crisis requires an alpha-adrenergic blocking agent; parenteral phentolamine 5 mg IV, followed by 0.25-0.50 mg IV every 4-6 hours is the standard.

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  • WASHINGTON (MedPage Today) - The makers of a dietary supplement initiated a voluntary recall of their product due to an undeclared amount of aildenafil and dangers posed by the alpha-adrenergic blocker phentolamine.

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  • Hypertension - First choice, GTN IV or  - blockade (phentolamine IV); Second choice, labetalol IV NEVER pure  - blockers.

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  • Tests on whether phentolamine also works on QseE are expected to follow.

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  • While phentolamine was never proven to create erections by itself, Zonagen claimed that its formulation, simply phentolamine administered orally instead of in pill form, would work magic.

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