Definition of 'blocker'
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People must not stop beta blockers unless advised to do so by their doctor. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The study says more research is needed to determine why calcium channel blockers have this protective power. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The exercising muscles send out their own calcium entry channel blockers. Living with Angina (1991)It is also possible to unintentionally combine beta blockers with other drugs and this could be dangerous. The Medicine Chest - your family's guide to prescription drugs (1988)Thus enter the beta blockers. Living with Angina (1991)One approach that is showing some promise involves the use of "calcium channel blockers," which are drugs commonly used to treat heart disease. Understanding Cancer (1987)In this particular condition, at least, the use of beta blockers is strongly supported. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Because I think beta blockers have so much to offer, most of my patients with angina are taking a drug from this class. Living with Angina (1991)
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