meclizine

noun mec·li·zine \ ˈme-klə-ˌzēn \

Definition of meclizine

: a drug used usually in the form of its hydrated hydrochloride C25H27ClN2·2HCl·H2O to treat vertigo and nausea

Origin and Etymology of meclizine

methyl + chlor- + -izine (alteration of azine)


Medical Dictionary

meclizine

noun mec·li·zine
variants: or British meclozine play \ˈmek-lə-ˌzēn\

medical Definition of meclizine

: a drug used usually in the form of its hydrated hydrochloride C25H27ClN2·2HCl·H2O to treat nausea and vertigo
Note: Meclizine is marketed under the trademarks Antivert and Bonine.

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