guanethidine


gua·neth·i·dine

noun \gwä-ˈne-thə-ˌdēn\

Definition of GUANETHIDINE

:  a drug C10H22N4 used especially in the form of its sulfate to treat hypertension

Origin of GUANETHIDINE

guanidine + eth-
First Known Use: 1959

gua·neth·i·dine

noun \gwä-ˈneth-ə-ˌdēn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GUANETHIDINE

: a drug used especially in the form of its sulfate C10H22N4·H2SO4 to treat severe high blood pressure

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