Alpha-blocking

alpha blocker

noun Pharmacology.
any of various substances that interfere with the action of the alpha receptors.
Also, alpha-blocker.
Compare beta blocker.

alpha-blocking, adjective
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alpha blocker

noun
any of various drugs that block alpha-adrenergic receptors; used in treating benign prostatic hyperplasia; relaxes the muscles of the prostate and bladder 
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