Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

clemastine fumarate

[klem-uh-steen fyoo-muh-reyt]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun Pharmacology.
  1. an antihistamine, C25H30ClNO5, that has drying and some sedative effects, used for symptomatic relief of allergy.
Show More

Origin of clemastine fumarate

perhaps a rearrangement of meclastine an alternate name, perhaps me(thyl) + c(h)l(oro)-2 + -astine, alteration and shortening of antihistamine
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018