aminopherase am·i·noph·er·ase (ām’ə-nŏf’ə-rās’, -rāz’)
a derivative, c 16 h 24 n 10 o 4 , used chiefly to relieve bronchial spasm in asthma, in the treatment of certain heart conditions, and as a diuretic. noun a derivative of theophylline that relaxes smooth muscle and is used mainly to dilate the airways in the treatment of asthma and emphysema aminophylline […]
aminuria aminuria am·i·nu·ri·a (ām’ə-nur’ē-ə, -nyur’-) n. excretion of an excessive amount of amines in the urine.
a substance, c 25 h 29 i 2 no 3 , used in the treatment of heart arrhythmias.
- Amiodarone hydrochloride
amiodarone hydrochloride amiodarone hydrochloride a·mi·o·da·rone hydrochloride (ə-mē’ō-də-rōn’) n. a vasodilator for the heart used to control ventricular and supraventricular arrhythmias and to manage stenocardia.
- Kingsley amis
kingsley, 1922–95, english novelist. contemporary examples lucky jim by kingsley amis kingsley amis’s first and best novel, and one of the founding books of the genre. must-read college novels: from “lucky jim” to “pnin” sam munson august 12, 2012 the first faux-fleming -ssignments went to writers such as kingsley amis (writing as “robert markham”) and […]