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chlorpropamide

noun chlor·prop·amide \-ˈprä-pə-ˌmīd, -ˈprō-\

Definition of CHLORPROPAMIDE

:  a sulfonylurea drug C10H13ClN2O3S used orally to reduce blood sugar in the treatment of mild diabetes

Origin of CHLORPROPAMIDE

chlor- + propane + amide
First Known Use: 1960

chlorpropamide

noun chlor·prop·amide \-ˈpräp-ə-ˌmīd, -ˈprōp-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CHLORPROPAMIDE

:  a sulfonylurea drug C10H13ClN2O3S used orally to reduce blood sugar in the treatment of type 2 diabetes

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