What does vasoactive mean?

Definitions for vasoactiveˌvæs oʊˈæk tɪv, ˌveɪ zoʊ-

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  1. vasoactive(Adjective)

    That causes either constriction or dilation of a blood vessel


  1. Vasoactive

    A vasoactive is a pharmaceutical agent that has the effect of either increasing or decreasing blood pressure and/or heart rate. Typically used in a setting where a patient has the blood pressure and heart rate monitored constantly, vasoactive drug therapy is typically "titrated" to achieve a desired effect or range of values as determined by competent clinicians. Vasoactive drugs are typically administered using a volumetric infusion device. This category of drugs require close observation of the patient with near immediate intervention required by the clinicians in charge of the patient's care.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vasoactive in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vasoactive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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