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  1. Edrophonium

    Edrophonium is a readily reversible acetylcholinesterase inhibitor. It prevents breakdown of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine and acts by competitively inhibiting the enzyme acetylcholinesterase, mainly at the neuromuscular junction. It is sold under the trade names Tensilon and Enlon.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Edrophonium

    A rapid-onset, short-acting cholinesterase inhibitor used in cardiac arrhythmias and in the diagnosis of myasthenia gravis. It has also been used as an antidote to curare principles.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of edrophonium in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of edrophonium in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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