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antipyrine

noun
  1. a drug formerly used to reduce pain and fever. Formula: C 11 H 12 N 2 OAlso called: phenazine
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Historical Examples

  • He was dosed with antipyrine and quinine, and I advised him to walk as little as possible.

    Trans-Himalaya, Vol. 1 (of 2)

    Sven Hedin

  • Nothing; only I had a headache and I took a big dose of antipyrine.

    Csar or Nothing

    Po Baroja Baroja

  • Mix the tincture of vanilla with the saccharin, add the antipyrine and permit the alcohol to evaporate.

    Candy Medication

    Bernard Fantus

  • Mix the antipyrine with the alcoholic solution of saccharin (in a hot mortar if in a hurry) and permit the alcohol to evaporate.

    Candy Medication

    Bernard Fantus