mefloquine

noun mef·lo·quine \ ˈmef-lə-ˌkwīn \

Definition of mefloquine

:an antimalarial drug C17H16F6N2O similar to quinine that is administered in the form of its hydrochloride

Origin and Etymology of mefloquine

meth- + fluor- + quinoline


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mefloquine

noun mef·lo·quine \ ˈmef-lə-ˌkwīn \

medical Definition of mefloquine

:an antimalarial drug related to quinine that is administered in the form of its hydrochloride C17H16F6N2O·HCl

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