meperidine hydrochloride


meperidine hydrochloride
   Fine, white, odorless, crystalline powder; very soluble in water, soluble in alcohol, and its uses in medicine as a narcotic.

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  • meperidine hydrochloride — noun a synthetic narcotic drug (trade name Demerol) used to treat pain • Syn: ↑meperidine, ↑Demerol • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Demerol) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • meperidine hydrochloride — A widely used narcotic analgesic. SYN: pethidine. * * * me·per·i·dine hy·dro·chlo·ride (mə perґĭ dēn) [USP] a synthetic opioid analgesic, used as an analgesic to relieve moderate to severe pain, including during childbirth, and as… …   Medical dictionary

  • meperidine — n. A synthetic narcotic drug used as a sedative; {Demerol} is the trademark of a brand of meperidine. Syn: meperidine hydrochloride, Demerol. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Meperidine — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Pethidin Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • meperidine — noun a synthetic narcotic drug (trade name Demerol) used to treat pain • Syn: ↑meperidine hydrochloride, ↑Demerol • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Demerol) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • meperidine — noun Etymology: methyl + piperidine Date: 1947 a synthetic narcotic drug C15H21NO2 used in the form of its hydrochloride as an analgesic, sedative, and antispasmodic …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • meperidine — me·per·i·dine mə per ə .dēn n a synthetic narcotic drug used in the form of its hydrochloride C15H21NO2·HCl as an analgesic, sedative, and antispasmodic called also isonipecaine, pethidine …   Medical dictionary

  • pethidine hydrochloride — peth·i·dine hy·dro·chlo·ride (pethґĭ din) meperidine hydrochloride …   Medical dictionary

  • diphenoxylate hydrochloride — An antidiarrheal agent, chemically related to meperidine, that inhibits rhythmic contraction of smooth muscle; it has modest addiction liability. Similar to loperamide. * * * di·phen·ox·y·late hy·dro·chlo·ride (di″fə nokґsə… …   Medical dictionary

  • Demerol — meperidine meperidine n. A synthetic narcotic drug used as a sedative; {Demerol} is the trademark of a brand of meperidine. Syn: meperidine hydrochloride, Demerol. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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