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tryparsamide

[trih-pahr-suh-mahyd, -mid] /trɪˈpɑr səˌmaɪd, -mɪd/
noun, Pharmacology.
1.
a white, crystalline powder, C 8 H 10 O 4 N 2 AsNa·½H 2 , used chiefly in treating African sleeping sickness.
Origin of tryparsamide
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05; formerly a trademark
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British Dictionary definitions for tryparsamide

tryparsamide

/trɪˈpɑːsəmaɪd/
noun
1.
a synthetic crystalline compound of arsenic used in the treatment of trypanosomal and other protozoan infections. Formula: C8H10AsN2O4Na. 1/2H2O
Word Origin
C20: from a trademark
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tryparsamide in Medicine

tryparsamide try·pars·a·mide (trĭ-pär'sə-mīd')
n.
A crystalline powder used in the treatment of trypanosomiasis.

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