bitartrate

noun
bi·tar·trate | \ (ˌ)bī-ˈtär-ˌtrāt \

Definition of bitartrate 

: an acid tartrate

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In this Aug. 5, 2010 file photo, a pharmacy tech poses for a picture with hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen tablets, the generic version of Vicodin in Edmond, Okla. Washington Post, "Painful words: How a 1980 letter fueled the opioid epidemic," 31 May 2017

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1817, in the meaning defined above

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bitartrate

noun
bi·tar·trate | \ (ˈ)bī-ˈtär-ˌtrāt \

Medical Definition of bitartrate 

: an acid tartrate

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