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A cardiac glycoside, C41H64O14, obtained from the leaves of a foxglove, Digitalis lanata, with pharmacological effects similar to digitalis.

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(Pharmacology) a glycoside extracted from the leaves of the woolly foxglove (Digitalis lanata) and used in the treatment of heart failure. Formula: C41H64O14
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(dɪdʒˈɒk sɪn)

a glycoside of purified digitalis, relatively mild in action and widely used in the treatment of congestive heart failure.
[1930; dig (italis) + (t) oxin]
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Noun1.digoxin - digitalis preparation (trade name Lanoxin) used to treat congestive heart failure or cardiac arrhythmia; helps the heart beat more forcefully
digitalin, digitalis, digitalis glycoside - a powerful cardiac stimulant obtained from foxglove
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n. digoxina, un derivado de digitalis que se emplea en el tratamiento de arritmias cardíacas.
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n digoxina
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