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amiloride

[uh-mil-uh-rahyd]
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noun Pharmacology.
  1. a potassium-sparing diuretic, C6H8ClN7O, used in the treatment of hypertension.
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Origin of amiloride

perhaps (di)ami(no-6-ch)lor(opyrazinam)ide, part of its chemical name
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