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channel

(Avenue), noun arrangement, conduit, course, duct, expedient, facility, forum, instrument, means, medium, method, mode, outlet, passage, path, procedure, process, scheme, set up, strategy, tool, way

channel

(Navigable water), noun body of water, canal, gully, moat, navigable river, navigable stream, stream, trench, trough, water, waterway
Associated concepts: navigable waters of the United States, Navigation Acts
See also: avenue, facility, forum, instrument, instrumentality, medium, outlet, tool
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A limitation of this review is that it investigates a sampling of issues related to adverse effects and poisonings due to calcium channel blockers.
The University of Washington study suggested that if the patients were taking calcium channel blockers, 16 rather than 10 might suffer a heart attack.
2 inhibitors were developed by world experts in T-type calcium channels.
The two calcium channel blockers preserved patients' exercise capacity: Mean V[O.
A: I recommend that all patients who take calcium channel blockers like nifedipine also supplement with folic acid and vitamin B complex.
The researchers recently discovered a novel voltage-gated calcium channel in the tails of mammalian sperm (SN: 10/13/01, p.
More recently, calcium channel mutations have been implicated in several inherited neurologic disorders, including migraine headaches, various movement disorders, and some types of malignant hyperthermia.
Calcium channel blockers are excellent smooth muscle relaxers.
The problems are serious enough that Ciancio will ask doctors to switch patients with swollen gums from calcium channel blockers to another heart medicine if possible.
Tau Therapeutics, a privately held company based in Charlottesville, VA, is a clinical stage company developing oncology drugs for solid tumors that selectively inhibit the T-type calcium channel - a novel mechanism of action for cancer.
More than 33,000 patients with high blood pressure were randomly assigned to take either a diuretic (chlorthalidone) or one of two newer drugs, a calcium channel blocker (amlodipine) or an ACE inhibitor (lisinopril).
ASCOT (the Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial) randomized nearly 20,000 hypertensive subjects with three additional cardiovascular risk factors to antihypertensive therapy with a calcium channel blocker-based regimen using amlodipine, with the ACE inhibitor perindopril added as needed, or to a beta-blocker-based therapy featuring atenolol with or without the diuretic bendroflumethiazide.

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