H2 receptor

noun

: a receptor for histamine on cell membranes that modulates the stimulation of heart rate and the secretion of gastric acid

called also H2 histamine receptor

see h2 antagonist

Dictionary Entries Near H2 receptor

H2 antagonist

H2 receptor

H5N1

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“H2 receptor.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/H2%20receptor. Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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