trimethaphan camsylate tri·meth·a·phan cam·sy·late (trī-měth'ə-fān' kām'sə-lāt')
A ganglionic blocking agent that produces vasodilation of brief duration. It is used in surgery, particularly neurosurgery, to produce a relatively bloodless surgical field.
|a gadget; dingus; thingumbob.|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|