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TACHYPHYLAXIE [2 records]

Record 1 2011-01-19

English

Subject field(s)
  • Pharmacology
  • Diagnostic Procedures (Medicine)
DEF

Rapidly decreasing response to a drug or physiologically active agent after administration of a few doses.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pharmacologie
  • Méthodes diagnostiques (Médecine)
CONT

Lorsque la concentration des dérivés nitrés est trop élevée et stable sur les 24 h, il se produit un épuisement de leur effet appelé souvent tolérance ou tachyphylaxie.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Farmacología
  • Procedimientos diagnósticos (Medicina)
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Record 2 2003-12-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Pharmacodynamics
DEF

A rapidly decreasing response to a drug following administration of the initial doses.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pharmacodynamie
CONT

Lorsque l'effet [d'un médicament] décroît progressivement au cours d'administrations successives et rapprochées, on dit qu'il y a tachyphylaxie.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Farmacodinámica
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