iproniazid

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noun ipro·ni·a·zid \ˌī-prə-ˈnī-ə-zəd\

Definition of iproniazid

  1. :  a derivative C9H13N3O of isoniazid that is used as a monoamine oxidase inhibitor and was formerly used in treating tuberculosis

Origin and Etymology of iproniazid

blend of isoniazid and propyl


First Known Use: 1952


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iproniazid

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noun ipro·ni·a·zid \ˌī-prə-ˈnī-ə-zəd\

Medical Definition of iproniazid

  1. :  a derivative C9H13N3O of isoniazid that is a monoamine oxidase inhibitor used as an antidepressant and formerly used in treating tuberculosis


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