memantine

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me·man·tine

 (mə-măn′tēn)
n.
A drug, C20H24N5O4, used in its hydrochloride form to treat symptoms of Alzheimer's disease by inhibiting NMDA receptors.

[me(thyl) + (ada)mant(ane), molecule with a diamond-like structure (from Greek adamās, adamant-, diamond; see adamant) + -ine.]
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memantine

n memantina