Zantac
(= ranitidine)
Proprietary name for the anti-ulcer drug (H2 blocker) that was, until recently, the mainstay of Glaxo&’s success as a pharmaceutical company.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Zantac — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Ranitidin Andere Namen N [2 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Zantac — noun a histamine blocker and antacid (trade name Zantac) used to treat peptic ulcers and gastritis and esophageal reflux • Syn: ↑ranitidine • Usage Domain: ↑trade name • Hypernyms: ↑histamine blocker, ↑antacid, ↑gastric antacid, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Zantac — Zan·tac (zănʹtăk ) A trademark used for the drug ranitidine. * * * …   Universalium

  • Zantac — Zan·tac zan .tak trademark used for a preparation of the hydrochloride of ranitidine * * * n. see ranitidine * * * Zan·tac (zanґtak) trademark for preparations of ranitidine hydrochloride …   Medical dictionary

  • Zantac — [ zantak] noun trademark for ranitidine. Origin 1970s: prob. from Z + antacid …   English new terms dictionary

  • Zantac — n.; see ranitidine …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Зантак (Zantac) — см. Ранитидин. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • Ranitidine — Systematic (IUPAC) name …   Wikipedia

  • Ranitidina — Imagen 3 D de la ranitidina. Ranitidina …   Wikipedia Español

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