dimenhydrinate


di·men·hy·dri·nate

noun \ˌdī-ˌmen-ˈhī-drə-ˌnāt\

Definition of DIMENHYDRINATE

:  a crystalline antihistamine C24H28ClN5O3 used especially to prevent nausea (as in motion sickness)

Origin of DIMENHYDRINATE

dimethyl + amine + hydr- + amine + 1-ate
First Known Use: circa 1950

di·men·hy·dri·nate

noun \ˌdī-ˌmen-ˈhī-drə-ˌnāt\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DIMENHYDRINATE

: a crystalline antihistamine C24H28ClN5O3 used especially to prevent nausea (as in motion sickness)

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