Definition

A powerful vasodilator used in emergencies to lower blood pressure or to improve cardiac function. It is also an indicator for free sulfhydryl groups in proteins.

Description

Sodium nitroprusside is a chemical compound of sodium and cyanide. It is used as a vasodilator. (L105)

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