glucosulfone

noun glu·co·sul·fone \¦glü(ˌ)kō +\

Definition of glucosulfone

  1. :  a drug derived from glucose and para -amino-phenyl sulfone and used chiefly in treating leprosy in the form of the sodium salt [C6H12O5(SO3Na)NHC6H4]2SO2

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Origin and Etymology of glucosulfone

gluc- + sulfone


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