noun Etymology: probably from International Scientific Vocabulary dilator + benzothiazepin, tricyclic compound structurally similar to benzodiazepine + -m (as in diazepam) Date: 1975 a calcium channel blocker C22H26N2O4S used especially in the form of its hydrochloride as a coronary vasodilator

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  • Diltiazem — Systematic (IUPAC) name cis (+) [2 (2 dimethylaminoethyl) 5 (4 methoxyphenyl) 3 oxo 6 thia 2 azabicyclo[5.4.0]undeca 7,9, 11 trien 4 yl]ethanoate …   Wikipedia

  • Diltiazem — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Diltiazem …   Wikipedia Español

  • diltiazem — un fármaco antagonista del calcio utilizado en el tratamiendo de la angina y de la hipertensión fórmula química [véase http://www.iqb.es/diccio/d/di.htm#diltiazem] monografía Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • diltiazem — [dil tī′ə zəm] n. a bitter, white, crystalline powder, C22H27ClN2O4S, that dilates blood vessels, used in treating angina pectoris, hypertension, etc.: in full diltiazem hydrochloride …   English World dictionary

  • Diltiazem — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Diltiazem …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Diltiazem — Modèle:Drugbox Le diltiazem est un principe actif Sommaire 1 Noms commerciaux 2 Mécanisme 3 References 4 Liens externes …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Diltiazem — ДИЛТИАЗЕМ ( Diltiazem )*. D цис 3 Ацетокси 2,3 дигидро 5 [2 (диметиламино)этил] 2 (2 метоксифенил) 1,5 бензотиазепин 4(5Н) она гидрохлорид. Синонимы: Диакордин, Дилзем, Кардил, Acalix, Aldiazem, Altiazem, Alzidem, Anginyl, Angizem, Cardil,… …   Словарь медицинских препаратов

  • diltiazem — /dil tuy euh zem /, n. Pharm. a white to whitish crystalline powder, C22H26N2O4S, used as a calcium blocker in the treatment of angina pectoris. [presumably from isolated and rearranged letters of the chemical name] * * * …   Universalium

  • diltiazem — noun A benzothiazepine drug, a potent vasodilator used to treat hypertension, migraine, angina pectoris, and some types of arrhythmia …   Wiktionary

  • diltiazem — dil·ti·a·zem dil tī ə (.)zem n a calcium channel blocker used esp. in the form of its hydrochloride C22H26N2O4S·HCl as a coronary vasodilator see CARDIZEM * * * n. a calcium antagonist used in the treatment of effort associated angina and high… …   Medical dictionary

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