methoxamine

noun
me·​thox·​amine | \me-ˈthäk-sə-ˌmēn, -mən \

Medical Definition of methoxamine 

: a sympathomimetic amine used in the form of its hydrochloride C11H17NO3·HCl especially to raise or maintain blood pressure (as during surgery) by its vasoconstrictor effects — see vasoxyl

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