pentolinium tartrate

noun
pen·​to·​lin·​i·​um tartrate | \ ˌpent-ə-ˈlin-ē-əm- How to pronounce pentolinium tartrate (audio) \

Medical Definition of pentolinium tartrate

: a quaternary ammonium ganglionic blocking agent C23H42N2O12 used as an antihypertensive drug

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“Pentolinium tartrate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pentolinium%20tartrate. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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