“Ergonovine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ergonovine. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.
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er·go·no·vine|\ ˌər-gə-ˈnō-ˌvēn, -vən\
Medical Definition of ergonovine
: an alkaloid that is derived from ergot, has similar pharmacological action but reduced toxicity and a greater capacity to induce muscular contractions of the uterus, and is used especially in the form of its maleate C19H23N3O2·C4H4O4 to prevent or treat postpartum bleeding