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iproniazid

[ ahy-pruh-nahy-uh-zid ]
/ ˌaɪ prəˈnaɪ ə zɪd /
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noun Pharmacology.
a compound, C9H13N3O, used in the treatment of mental depression and tuberculosis.
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Origin of iproniazid

First recorded in 1950–55; i(so)pro(pyl) + ni(cotine) + az- + -id4
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Medical definitions for iproniazid

iproniazid
[ ī′prə-nīə-zĭd ]

n.
A compound used as an antidepressant and formerly used in the treatment of tuberculosis.
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