Antisialagogue
Antisialagogue An`ti*si*al"a*gogue, n. A remedy against excessive salivation. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • atropine sulfate — [USP] the sulfate salt of atropine, having the same actions as the base; administered parenterally and orally as an anticholinergic and antispasmodic, antidote to cholinesterase inhibitors or toxins, antiarrhythmic, cholinergic adjunct during… …   Medical dictionary

  • scopolamine hydrobromide — [USP] the trihydrate salt of scopolamine, used as an antisialagogue preanesthetic medication and as an adjunct to general anesthesia, administered parenterally; as an antiemetic, administered orally or parenterally; and as a cycloplegic and… …   Medical dictionary

  • antisialagog — ANTISIALAGÓG, Ă adj., s. n. (factor) care diminuează, opreşte secreţia salivară. (< fr., engl. antisialagogue) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

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