carbachol

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noun car·ba·chol \ˈkär-bə-ˌkȯl, -ˌkōl\

Definition of carbachol

  1. :  a synthetic parasympathomimetic drug C6H15ClN2O2 that is used in veterinary medicine and topically in glaucoma

Origin and Etymology of carbachol

carbamic acid + choline


First Known Use: circa 1940


Medical Dictionary

carbachol

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noun car·ba·chol \ˈkär-bə-ˌkȯl, -ˌkōl\

Medical Definition of carbachol

  1. :  a synthetic parasympathomimetic drug C6H15ClN2O2 that is used in veterinary medicine and topically to treat glaucoma


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