phenylbutazone

noun phen·yl·bu·ta·zone \ ˌfe-nᵊl-ˈbyü-tə-ˌzōn \

Definition of phenylbutazone

:a drug C19H20N2O2 that is used for its analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties especially in the treatment of arthritis, gout, and bursitis

Origin and Etymology of phenylbutazone

phenyl + butyric acid + pyrazalone (C3H4N2O)


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phenylbutazone

noun phen·yl·bu·ta·zone \ ˌfen-ᵊl-ˈbyüt-ə-ˌzōn \

medical Definition of phenylbutazone

:a drug C19H20N2O2 that is used for its analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties especially in the treatment of arthritis, gout, and bursitis — see butazolidin

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