Vasodilators are medications that open (dilate) blood vessels. They work directly on the muscles in the walls of your arteries, preventing the muscles from tightening and the walls from narrowing. The blood flows more easily through your arteries, your heart doesn't have to pump as hard and your blood pressure is reduced. The best vasodilators depend on the health and the condition being treated. The use of vasodilators to prevent, treat or improve symptoms in a variety of conditions, such as high blood pressure, high blood pressure during pregnancy or childbirth (preeclampsia or eclampsia), heart failure and high blood pressure that affects the arteries in your lungs (pulmonary hypertension)
A journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting new research. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles, reviews, editorials, short communications, letters, and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Journals contain articles that peer reviewed, in an attempt to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity. Each such journal article becomes part of the permanent scientific record.
Last date updated on June, 2014