Definitions for "Anticholinesterase"
See SN cholinesterase inhibitor.
A chemical that inhibits a cholinesterase enzyme from breaking down acetylcholine, so increasing both the level and duration of action of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine. They occur naturally as venoms and poisons. See Wikipedia for more information.
a medicine that inhibits cholinesterase by combining with it and so has a cholinergic effect
A class of drugs frequently prescribed to patients with Alzheimer's disease.
Medicine used in treating Alzheimerâ€(tm)s disease.