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Definition of Agonist

Agonist
Agonist Ag"o*nist, n. [Gr. ?.] One who contends for the prize in public games. [R.]

Meaning of Agonist from wikipedia

- antagonist blocks the action of the agonist, and an inverse agonist causes an action opposite to that of the agonist. From the Gr**** αγωνιστής (agōnistēs)...
- The Agonist is a Canadian metal band from Montreal, Quebec, formed in 2004. The current line up consists of guitarists Danny Marino and Pascal (Paco)...
- pharmacology the term agonist-antagonist or mixed agonist/antagonist is used to refer to a drug which under some conditions behaves as an agonist (a substance...
- inverse agonist is a drug that binds to the same receptor as an agonist but induces a pharmacological response opposite to that of the agonist. A neutral...
- A dopamine receptor agonist (DA) is a compound that activates dopamine receptors. There are two families of dopamine receptors, D2-like and D1-like, and...
- Adrenergic alpha-agonists (or alpha-adrenergic agonists) are a cl**** of sympathomimetic agents that selectively stimulates alpha adrenergic receptors....
- by binding to and blocking a receptor rather than activating it like an agonist. They are sometimes called blockers; examples include alpha blockers, beta...
- psychoactive and the somatic effects of opioids. Opioid drugs include partial agonists, like the anti-diarrhea drug loperamide and antagonists like naloxegol...
- further release by homotropic effects. Agonists 4-NEMD 7-Me-marsanidine (also I1 agonist) Agmatine (also I agonist, NMDA, 5-HT3, nicotinic antagonist and...
- A serotonin receptor agonist is an agonist of one or more serotonin receptors. They activate serotonin receptors in a manner similar to that of serotonin...
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