chlorcyclizine

/klawr suy"kleuh zeen', klohr-/, n. Pharm.
a substance, C18H21ClN2, used as an antihistamine in the symptomatic treatment of certain allergic disorders and in motion sickness.
[CHLOR-2 + CYCL- + -i- + (PIPERA)ZINE]

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