Vasodilator Agents

Known as: Vasodilator Drugs, drugs vasodilators, Drugs, Vasodilator 
Any agent that causes widening of blood vessels as a result of smooth muscle relaxation.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVES This study evaluates the clinical impact of adjusting the loading dose of clopidogrel according to vasodilator… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Nearly half of patients with heart failure have a preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF). Symptoms of exercise… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Adiponectin is secreted by adipose cells and mimics many metabolic actions of insulin. However, mechanisms by which adiponectin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The endogenous cannabinoid receptor agonist anandamide is a powerful vasodilator of isolated vascular preparations, but its… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Endothelium-derived relaxing factor has been recently identified as nitric oxide. The purpose of this study was to determine if… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The use of pharmacologic agents in the treatment of pulmonary hypertension has not proved to be uniformly successful or… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Endothelium-derived relaxing factor (EDRF) is a labile humoral agent which mediates the action of some vasodilators. Nitrovasodi… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The objective of this study was to determine whether nitric oxide (NO) is responsible for the vascular smooth muscle relaxation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Experiments were designed to investigate the importance of vascular endothelium in the vasomotor response to increases in flow as… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A novel peptide, calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), has been predicted to result from alternative processing of the primary… (More)
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