pergolide

noun
per·​go·​lide | \ ˈpər-gə-ˌlīd How to pronounce pergolide (audio) \

Medical Definition of pergolide

: an agonist of dopamine receptors formerly used in the form of its mesylate C19H26N2S·CH4O3S especially in the treatment of Parkinson's disease

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