Meaning of PENTAMIDINE in English


penˈtaməˌdēn, -_də̇n noun

Etymology: penta- + amidine

: a diamidine used chiefly in the form of its bitter crystalline isethionate salt C 23 H 36 N 4 O 10 S 2 in the treatment of early stages of African sleeping sickness

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