"Nicorandil" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A derivative of the NIACINAMIDE that is structurally combined with an organic nitrate. It is a potassium-channel opener that causes vasodilatation of arterioles and large coronary arteries. Its nitrate-like properties produce venous vasodilation through stimulation of guanylate cyclase.
- 2-Nicotinamidoethyl Nitrate
- 2 Nicotinamidoethyl Nitrate
- Nitrate, 2-Nicotinamidoethyl
- 2-Nicotinamidethyl Nitrate
- 2 Nicotinamidethyl Nitrate
- Nitrate, 2-Nicotinamidethyl
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