Dimenhydrinate Definition

dīmĕn-hīdrə-nāt
noun
A crystalline solid, C24H28ClN5O3, used to control nausea and vomiting, as in motion sickness.
Webster's New World
A drug composed of two chemicals, diphenhydramine and 8-chlorotheophylline, used to prevent motion sickness.
American Heritage Medicine
A drug composed of two chemicals, diphenhydramine and 8-chlorotheophylline, used to prevent motion sickness.
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Origin of Dimenhydrinate

  • dime(thyl) (ami)n(e) hydrinate (hydr(am)in(e)) (–ate)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • dime(thyl) (ami)n(e) hydrinate (hydr(am)in(e)) (–ate)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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