Pentoxifylline meaning

pĕntŏk-sĭfə-lēn, -lĭn, pĕn-tŏksə-fĭlēn, -ĭn
A drug, C13 H18 N4 O3 , that decreases blood viscosity and improves blood flow, used to treat intermittent claudication.
noun
0
0
A drug, C13 H18 N4 O3 , that decreases blood viscosity and improves blood flow, used to treat intermittent claudication.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of pentoxifylline

  • pent(yl) oxy– alteration of (theo)phylline

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