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Muscarinic Antagonists Summary

Description: Drugs that bind to but do not activate MUSCARINIC RECEPTORS, thereby blocking the actions of endogenous ACETYLCHOLINE or exogenous agonists. Muscarinic antagonists have widespread effects including actions on the iris and ciliary muscle of the eye, the heart and blood vessels, secretions of the respiratory tract, GI system, and salivary glands, GI motility, urinary bladder tone, and the central nervous system.

Also Known As: Antimuscarinics; Agents, Antimuscarinic; Antagonists, Muscarinic; Antimuscarinic Agents

Networked: 459 relevant articles (56 outcomes, 53 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Muscarinic Antagonists is Relevant

  1. Overactive Urinary Bladder (Overactive Bladder) : 27 outcomes 24 studies in 193 results
  2. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) : 8 outcomes 2 studies in 70 results
  3. Nocturia : 3 outcomes 1 study in 14 results
  4. Urge Urinary Incontinence (Urge Incontinence) : 3 outcomes in 18 results
  5. Urinary Incontinence : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 15 results
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Drugs Related to Muscarinic Antagonists

  1. Muscarinic Receptors (Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor)
  2. tolterodine (Detrol)
  3. Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum Toxin)
  4. Muscarinic Antagonists
  5. Bronchodilator Agents (Bronchodilators)
  6. darifenacin
  7. quinuclidin- 3'- yl- 1- phenyl- 1,2,3,4- tetrahydroisoquinoline- 2- carboxylate monosuccinate (solifenacin)
  8. oxybutynin (Tavor)
  9. imidafenacin
  10. 3- (2- (4- azidobenzamidino)ethyl)- 5- hydroxyindole (SABA)
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Therapies Related to Muscarinic Antagonists

  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  2. Intermittent Urethral Catheterization
  3. Catheters
  4. Prostatectomy (Retropubic Prostatectomy)
  5. Eyeglasses (Spectacles)
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