"Norepinephrine" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Precursor of epinephrine that is secreted by the adrenal medulla and is a widespread central and autonomic neurotransmitter. Norepinephrine is the principal transmitter of most postganglionic sympathetic fibers and of the diffuse projection system in the brain arising from the locus ceruleus. It is also found in plants and is used pharmacologically as a sympathomimetic.
- Levophed Bitartrate
- Bitartrate, Levophed
- Norepinephrine Bitartrate
- Bitartrate, Norepinephrine
- Norepinephrine l-Tartrate (1:1)
- Noradrenaline Bitartrate
- Bitartrate, Noradrenaline
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Norepinephrine".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Norepinephrine".
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