phenelzine

noun
phen·​el·​zine | \ ˈfen-ᵊl-ˌzēn How to pronounce phenelzine (audio) \

Medical Definition of phenelzine

: a monoamine oxidase inhibitor C8H12N2 that suppresses REM sleep and is used especially as an antidepressant drug — see nardil

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“Phenelzine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/phenelzine. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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