clomiphene

/klom"euh feen', kloh"meuh-/, n. Pharm.
a substance, C26H28ClNO, used for inducing ovulation in certain infertile women.
[1960-65; C(H)LO(RO)-2 + (A)MI(NE) + PHEN(YL), extracted from the chemical name]

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  • clomiphène — ● clomifène ou clomiphène nom masculin Médicament de synthèse, employé pour traiter la stérilité par anovulation. (Il agit comme antiœstrogène et déclenche une ovulation si l hypophyse est intacte.) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • clomiphene — noun a fertility drug (trade name Clomid) that is used to stimulate ovulation and that has been associated with multiple births • Syn: ↑clomiphene citrate, ↑Clomid • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Clomid) • Hyperny …   Useful english dictionary

  • clomiphene — noun Etymology: chlor + amine + phene (from phenyl) Date: 1963 a synthetic drug C26H28ClNO used in the form of its citrate to induce ovulation …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • clomiphene — noun A drug used to stimulate ovulation in cases of female infertility …   Wiktionary

  • clomiphene — clo·mi·phene kläm ə .fēn, klōm n a synthetic drug used in the form of its citrate C26H28ClNO·C6H8O7 to induce ovulation see CLOMID * * * see clomifene …   Medical dictionary

  • clomiphene — [ kləʊmɪfi:n] noun Medicine a synthetic non steroidal drug used to treat infertility in women by stimulating ovulation. Origin 1970s: from chlo(ro ) + (a)mi(ne) + phen(yl) …   English new terms dictionary

  • clomiphene — clo·mi·phene …   English syllables

  • clomiphene — clomifene …   The new mediacal dictionary

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