oxotremorine

noun

oxo·​trem·​o·​rine ˌäk-sō-ˈtrem-ə-ˌrēn How to pronounce oxotremorine (audio) -rən How to pronounce oxotremorine (audio)
: a synthetic cholinergic agent C12H18N2O used especially in pharmacological research (as to induce tremors characteristic of Parkinson's disease)

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“Oxotremorine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/oxotremorine. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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