ropinirole

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ro·pin·i·role

 (rō-pĭn′ə-rōl′)
n.
A dopamine agonist, C16H24N2O, used in its hydrochloride form to treat Parkinson's disease and restless legs syndrome.

[(p)rop(yl) + (am)in(o) + -ir- (probably alteration of (h)y(d)r(o)-) + (ind)ole.]
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ropinirole

n ropinirol m
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