methylergonovine

noun
meth·yl·er·go·no·vine | \ˌmeth-əl-ˌər-gə-ˈnō-ˌvēn \

Medical Definition of methylergonovine 

: an oxytocic drug usually used in the form of its maleate C20H25N3O2·C4H4O4 for the same applications and with the same effects as ergonovine — see methergine

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