glutethimide

[gloo-teth-uh-mahyd]

Origin of glutethimide

First recorded in 1950–55; glute(n) + thi- + (a)mide
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glutethimide in Medicine

glutethimide

[glōō-tĕthə-mīd′]
n.
  1. A nonbarbiturate sedative and hypnotic drug.
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