Meprobamate meaning

mĕprō-bămāt, mĕ-prōbə-
A bitter white powder, C9 H18 N2 O4 , used as a tranquilizer, muscle relaxant, and anticonvulsant.
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A bitter, white, crystalline powder, C9H18N2O4, used as a tranquilizer.
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A bitter white powder, C9 H18 N2 O4 , used as a tranquilizer, muscle relaxant, and anticonvulsant.
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(pharmacy) A carbamate derivative used as an anxiolytic drug.
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Origin of meprobamate

  • me(thyl) pro(pyl) (car)bamate

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