What does adrenergic mean?
1 : liberating, activated by, or involving adrenaline or a substance like adrenaline an adrenergic nerve. 2 : resembling adrenaline especially in physiological action adrenergic drugs.
How do you say adrenergic receptors?
What is an adrenergic effect?
Adrenergic drugs stimulate the nerves in your body’s sympathetic nervous system (SNS). This system helps regulate your body’s reaction to stress or emergency. During times of stress, the SNS releases chemical messengers from the adrenal gland.
How do you spell adrenergic?
adjective. of or like epinephrine in effect. releasing epinephrine.
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