quinethazone

noun
quin·​eth·​a·​zone | \ ˌkwin-ˈeth-ə-ˌzōn How to pronounce quinethazone (audio) \

Medical Definition of quinethazone

: a diuretic C10H12ClN3O3S used in the treatment of edema and hypertension

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“Quinethazone.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/quinethazone. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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