pseudoephedrine
noun Date: 1974 an isomer of ephedrine used in the form of its hydrochloride or sulfate especially to relieve nasal congestion

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  • pseudoephedrine — noun poisonous crystalline alkaloid occurring with ephedrine and isomorphic with it • Hypernyms: ↑alkaloid * * * |sü(ˌ)dō+ noun Etymology: pseud + ephedrine : a poisonous crystalline alkaloid C10H15NO occurring with ephedrine and isomeric with it …   Useful english dictionary

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  • pseudoephedrine — /sooh doh i fed rin, ef i dreen , drin/, n. Pharm. a dextrorotatory, isomeric compound, C10H15NO, used as a nasal decongestant. [PSEUDO + EPHEDRINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • pseudoephedrine — noun [ˌsuːdoʊ.ɨˈfɛdrɪn,ˌsuːdoʊˈɛfɨdriːn/ A sympathomimetic alkaloid commonly used as a decongestant; a chemical compound, an isomer of ephedrine, with the formula CHNO …   Wiktionary

  • pseudoephedrine — pseu·do·ephed·rine i fed rən, Brit also ef ə drən n a crystalline alkaloid C10H15NO that is isomeric with ephedrine and is administered chiefly in the form of its hydrochloride C10H15NO·HCl or sulfate (C10H15NO)2·H2SO4 esp. to relieve nasal… …   Medical dictionary

  • pseudoephedrine — n. chemical compound used as a drug for reducing nasal congestion …   English contemporary dictionary

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