Amyl Nitrite

Known as: 1-nitropentane, Amyl Nitrite [Chemical/Ingredient], n-pentyl nitrite 
A vasodilator that is administered by inhalation. It is also used recreationally due to its supposed ability to induce euphoria and act as an… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Most prior studies examining drug use among men who have sex with men (MSM) have been cross-sectional or retrospective and have… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Epidemiologic studies suggest that human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) is sexually transmitted among men who have sex with men… (More)
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1995
1995
Amyl nitrite may be used to provoke latent gradients in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HC) without significant… (More)
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1994
1994
Methaemoglobinaemia is a potential toxic effect of aliphatic nitrites which are increasingly abused by male homosexuals and drug… (More)
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1991
1991
Effects on the human immune system of volatile nitrite inhalation were studied in 18 male volunteers. While nitrite inhalation… (More)
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1988
1988
The ferrihaemoglobin (HbFe3+) formation by amyl nitrite (AN) or sodium nitrite (NaNO2) was studied in different species including… (More)
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1986
1986
In a simple radiologic test, amyl nitrite inhalation seems to distinguish patients with pseudoachalasia from those with… (More)
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1982
1982
To evaluate the recent outbreak of Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) and opportunistic infections in homosexual men, clinical, virological… (More)
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1974
1974
The therapeutic effect of nitrites in myocardial ischemia is considered to be due in part to a reduction of left ventricular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
coronary arteries, -4 or that they diminish the oxygen requirements of the myocardium by diminishing the external work of the… (More)
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