diphenoxylate

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Related to diphenoxylate hydrochloride: Loperamide, Lomotil, Furazolidone

di·phe·nox·y·late

 (dī′fĭ-nŏk′sĭ-lāt′)
n.
An oral drug derived from meperidine, C30H32N2O2, that counteracts peristalsis and is used in its hydrochloride form primarily in combination with atropine to treat diarrhea.

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diphenoxylate

n difenoxilato
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