Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary Online + Mobile powered by Unbound Medicine. Find 65,000 medical and nursing definitions. Download to iPhone, iPad, and Android. Explore these free sample topics:
-- The first section of this topic is shown below --
(ē″nŏ″trō′pik, ī″nŏ- )
[Gr. inos, fiber + -tropic]
1. Influencing the force of muscular contractility.
2. An agent that influences the force of muscular contraction.
inotrope (ē′nŏ-trōp″, ī″nŏ ), n.
inotropism (ē″trō′pizm ), n.