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  1. Bethanechol

    Bethanechol is a parasympathomimetic choline carbamate that selectively stimulates muscarinic receptors without any effect on nicotinic receptors. Unlike acetylcholine, bethanechol is not hydrolyzed by cholinesterase and will therefore have a long duration of action. Bethanechol is sold under the brand names Duvoid, Myotonachol, Urecholine and Urocarb.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Bethanechol

    A slowly hydrolyzed muscarinic agonist with no nicotinic effects. Bethanechol is generally used to increase smooth muscle tone, as in the GI tract following abdominal surgery or in urinary retention in the absence of obstruction. It may cause hypotension, cardiac rate changes, and bronchial spasms.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bethanechol in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bethanechol in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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