ethylstibamine

noun
eth·​yl·​stib·​amine | \ ˌeth-əl-ˈstib-ə-ˌmēn How to pronounce ethylstibamine (audio) \

Medical Definition of ethylstibamine

: a drug complex containing 41 to 44 percent organic pentavalent antimony and formerly used in the treatment of leishmaniasis (as kala-azar) and filariasis

called also neostibosan

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“Ethylstibamine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ethylstibamine. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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