antihypotensive
Any measure or medication that tends to raise reduced blood pressure.

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an·ti·hy·po·ten·sive (an″te-) (an″ti-hi″po-tenґsiv) 1. counteracting low blood pressure. 2. an agent that counteracts low blood pressure.

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