Definition of Antisialagogue. Meaning of Antisialagogue. Synonyms of Antisialagogue

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Definition of Antisialagogue

Antisialagogue
Antisialagogue An`ti*si*al"a*gogue, a. (Med.) Checking the flow of saliva.
Antisialagogue
Antisialagogue An`ti*si*al"a*gogue, n. A remedy against excessive salivation.

Meaning of Antisialagogue from wikipedia

- Antisialagogues are substances that decrease the production of saliva and their effect is opposite to that of sialagogues. Their origin may be both natural...
- due to a hy****nsitive vagus nerve Anticholinergics generally have antisialagogue effects (decreasing saliva production), and most produce some level...
- pilocarpine and cevimeline. It can also be suppressed by so-called antisialagogues such as tricyclic antidepressants, SSRIs, antihypertensives, and polypharmacy...
- stimulated by so-called sialagogues. It can also be suppressed by so-called antisialagogues. Spitting is the act of forcibly ejecting saliva or other substances...