pentamethonium bromide

[pĕn′tə-mĕ-thōnē-əm]

n.

A ganglionic blocking agent used as an antihypertensive.

Nearby words

  1. pentahydric,
  2. pentahydroxy,
  3. pentalpha,
  4. pentamerous,
  5. pentameter,
  6. pentamethylene,
  7. pentamethylenediamine,
  8. pentamidine,
  9. pentane,
  10. pentangle


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