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benzoylecgonine

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noun ben·zo·yl·ec·go·nine \ˌben-zə-ˌwil-ˈek-gə-ˌnēn, -nən, -zō-ˌil-, -ˌzȯil-\

Medical Definition of benzoylecgonine

  1. :  a metabolite C16H19NO4 of cocaine that is found in the blood and urine Drug levels were determined from benzoylecgonine, a chemical by-product of cocaine found solely in the urine of users.—Seed, October/November 2005


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