nalorphine

noun na·lor·phine \ na-ˈlȯr-ˌfēn \

Definition of nalorphine

: a white crystalline compound C19H21NO3 that is derived from morphine and is used especially formerly as a respiratory stimulant to counteract poisoning by morphine and similar narcotic drugs

Origin and Etymology of nalorphine

N-allyl + morphine


Medical Dictionary

nalorphine

noun na·lor·phine \ nal-ˈȯr-ˌfēn \

medical Definition of nalorphine

: a white crystalline compound C19H21NO3 that is derived from morphine and is used especially formerly as a respiratory stimulant to counteract poisoning by morphine and similar narcotic drugs called also N-allylnormorphine

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