mefloquine definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A drug, C17H17ClF6N2O, used mainly for the treatment and prevention of chloroquine-resistant malaria.
Origin: me(thyl) + fl(uoro)- + (chlor)oquine.
mefloquine - Medical Definition
A drug used mainly for the prevention and treatment of malaria resistant to chloroquine phosphate.