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calcium-channel blocker

 
Noun calcium-channel blocker has 1 sense
  1. calcium blocker, calcium-channel blocker - any of a class of drugs that block the flow of the electrolyte calcium (either in nerve cell conduction or smooth muscle contraction of the heart); has been used in the treatment of angina or arrhythmia or hypertension or migraine
    --1 is a kind of medicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug
    --1 has particulars:
     diltiazem, Cardizem; nifedipine, Procardia; verapamil, Calan, Isoptin
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