Medical Dictionary

methoxamine

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

Medical Definition of methoxamine

  1. :  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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