Diphenoxylate meaning

dīfĭ-nŏksĭ-lāt
An oral drug derived from meperidine, C30 H32 N2 O2 , that counteracts peristalsis and is used in its hydrochloride form primarily in combination with atropine to treat diarrhea.
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An oral drug derived from meperidine, C30 H32 N2 O2 , that counteracts peristalsis and is used in its hydrochloride form primarily in combination with atropine to treat diarrhea.
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Origin of diphenoxylate

  • di– phen(yl) (carb)oxyl –ate

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