rivastigmine

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riv·a·stig·mine

 (rĭv′ə-stĭg′mēn′)
n.
A drug, C14H22N2O2, that inhibits the action of cholinesterase and is used to treat dementia in people with Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease.

[riva-, of unknown origin + (physo)stigmine.]
Translations

rivastigmine

n rivastigmina