methantheline

methantheline

[me-than-thuh-leen]
noun Pharmacology.
a compound, C 2 1 H 2 6 BrNO 3 , used in the form of its bromide in the treatment of excessive sweating and salivation, peptic ulcer, stomach cramps, and other conditions resulting from nerve dysfunction.

Origin:
meth- + (x)anth- + -e(ne) + (carbony)l + -ine2

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