glutethimide

noun glu·teth·i·mide \ glü-ˈte-thə-ˌmīd , -məd \

Definition of glutethimide

:a sedative-hypnotic drug C13H15NO2 that is a derivative of piperidine and has pharmacological properties similar to those of barbiturates

Origin and Etymology of glutethimide

gluten + eth- + imide


Medical Dictionary

glutethimide

noun glu·teth·i·mide \ glü-ˈteth-ə-ˌmīd , -məd \

medical Definition of glutethimide

:a sedative-hypnotic drug C13H15NO2 that is a derivative of piperidine and has pharmacological properties similar to the barbiturates

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