nizatidine

noun
ni·​zat·​i·​dine | \ nī-ˈzat-ə-ˌdīn, -ˌdēn How to pronounce nizatidine (audio) \

Medical Definition of nizatidine

: an H2 antagonist C12H21N5O2S2 that is taken orally to inhibit gastric acid secretion in the treatment of duodenal and gastric ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease

Note: Nizatidine is marketed under the trademark Axid.

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“Nizatidine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nizatidine. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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