phenmetrazine

[ fen-me-truh-zeen ]

nounPharmacology.
  1. a compound, C11H15NO, used chiefly to control the appetite in the treatment of obesity.

Origin of phenmetrazine

1
First recorded in 1955–60; phen(yl) + me(thyl) + (te)tra- + (oxa)zine

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