[ kwey-lood ]
/ ˈkweɪ lud /

Pharmacology, Trademark.

a brand of methaqualone.
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Word Origin and History for quaalude



1965, proprietary name (trademark by Wm. H. Rohrer Inc., Ft. Washington, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) of methaqualone.

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Medicine definitions for quaalude


[ kwālōōd′ ]

A trademark formerly used for the drug methaqualone.
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