Definition of Amodiaquine

1. Noun. (medicine) An aminoquinoline compound, related to chloroquine, used as an antimalarial and anti-inflammatory agent. ¹



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Medical Definition of Amodiaquine

1. A 4-aminoquinoquinoline compound with anti-inflammatory properties, used for the suppressiom and treatment of malaria, for the treatment of giardiasis and extraintestinal amebiasis, for the suppression of lupus erythematosus, and as an anti-inflammatory in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. It is administered orally. Pharmacological action: amebicides, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents, antimalarials. Chemical name: Phenol, 4-((7-chloro-4-quinolinyl)amino)-2-((diethylamino)methyl)- (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Amodiaquine

amniotic fluid
amniotic fluid embolism
amniotic fluid embolisms
amniotic fluid syndrome
amniotic fold
amniotic raphe
amniotic sac
amniotic sacs
amniotome
amniotomies
amniotomy
amobarbital
amobarbital sodium
amobarbitals
amock
amodiaquine (current term)
amodiaquine hydrochloride
amoeba
amoebacide
amoebae
amoebaean
amoebaism
amoebalike
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amoebas
amoebea
amoebean
amoebian
amoebians
amoebiases

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