diethylcarbamazine

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noun di·eth·yl·car·bam·a·zine \ˌdī-ˌe-thəl-kär-ˈba-mə-ˌzēn, -zən\

Definition of diethylcarbamazine

  1. :  an anthelmintic administered in the form of its crystalline citrate C10H21N3O·C6H8O7 especially to control human filariasis and large nematodes (such as heartworms) in dogs and cats

Origin and Etymology of diethylcarbamazine

di- + ethyl + carboxy- + amide + azine


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diethylcarbamazine

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noun di·eth·yl·car·bam·azine \ˌdī-ˌeth-əl-kär-ˈbam-ə-ˌzēn, -zən\

Medical Definition of diethylcarbamazine

  1. :  an anthelmintic derived from piperazine and administered in the form of its crystalline citrate C10H21N3O·C6H8O7 especially to control filariasis in humans and large roundworms in dogs and cats


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