Translation of digitalis in Spanish:

digitalis

digital, n.

Pronunciation: /ˌdɪdʒɪˈteɪlɪs//ˌdɪdʒɪˈtæləs/

noun

  • 1

    digital feminine
    • Specific classes of medications used to control and slow the heart rate include digitalis, beta blockers, and calcium channel blockers.
    • One-year mortality was reduced regardless of gender, presence of diabetes mellitus or heart failure, or treatment with diuretics, digitalis, beta blockers or anticoagulants.
    • According to the authors, the concomitant intake of those two drugs induced a drop in potassium following a diuretic induced decrease in water retention, which led to an increase in sensitivity of heart muscle to digitalis.
    • In reality, more than 30% of conventional medications come from common plant sources (eg, digitalis from foxglove, vincristine from periwinkle).
    • The effects of the medication can be inhibited by tricyclic antidepressants and digitalis.