cromolyn sodium

[ kroh-muh-lin ]
/ ˈkroʊ mə lɪn /

noun Pharmacology.

a substance, C23H14Na2O11, used as a preventive inhalant for bronchial asthma and hay fever.

Nearby words

  1. crokinole,
  2. crombec,
  3. crome,
  4. cromer,
  5. cromlech,
  6. cromorne,
  7. crompton,
  8. crompton, samuel,
  9. cromwell,
  10. cromwell current

Origin of cromolyn sodium

First recorded in 1970–75; contraction and rearrangement of the chemical name

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