Definition of Angiotonin
1. Noun. Any of several vasoconstrictor substances (trade name Hypertensin) that cause narrowing of blood vessels.
Specialized synonyms: Angiotensin I, Angiotensin Ii
Generic synonyms: Pressor, Vasoconstrictive, Vasoconstrictor
Language type: Trademark
Medical Definition of Angiotonin
1. Former name for angiotensin. (05 Mar 2000)
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Literary usage of Angiotonin
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1. The Oxford Medicine by Henry Asbury Christian, James Mackenzie (1920)
"HERRICK, JF, CORCORAN, AC and ESSEX, HE: The effects of renin and of angiotonin on the renal blood flow and blood pressure of the dog, Am. Jour. ..."