pentaquine

noun

pen·​ta·​quine -ˌkwēn How to pronounce pentaquine (audio)
variants also pentaquin
: an antimalarial drug used especially in the form of its pale yellow crystalline phosphate C18H27N3O·H3PO4

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“Pentaquine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pentaquine. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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