Definition of Atabrine

1. Noun. A drug (trade name Atabrine) used to treat certain worm infestations and once used to treat malaria.




Definition of Atabrine

1. Noun. Category:en:DrugsA trade name of the drug quinacrine ¹

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Definition of Atabrine

1. a drug to treat malaria [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Atabrine

at will
at will employment
at work
at work(p)
at worst
at wt
at your service
ata
atabal
atabals
atabeg
atabegs
atabek
atabeks
atabrin
atabrine
atabrines
atabrins
atacamite
atacicept
atactic
atactic abasia
atactic agraphia
atactically
atactilia
atactostele
atactosteles
atactostelic
atagabalin
ataghan

Literary usage of Atabrine

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1. The Oxford Medicine by Henry Asbury Christian, James Mackenzie (1920)
"Office of the Surgeon General, Washington, 1942, recommends the following treatment: (1) Do NOT give quinine or atabrine until convalescence from the attack ..."

2. General Kenney Reports: A Personal History of the Pacific War by George C. Kenney (1997)
"The atabrine treatment that he was still following had given him the ... I've got about two thousand atabrine pills with me and I'm going to take them ..."

3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"... consisting of plasma and glucose (200 mg per 100 ml of plasma), pH 7.4, was added to 1 ml of quinacrine in Krebs CH30| Quinacrine (Atabrine) solution. ..."

4. Condition Red: Marine Defense Battalions in World War II by Charles D. Melson (1996)
"... an 1ST approaching Cape Gloucester, New Britain, is poised to fire on Japanese aircraft. back in the United States: "Atabrine — Good to the last drop. ..."

5. Battling Malaria: Strengthening the U.S. Military Malaria Vaccine Program by Patricia M. Graves, Myron M. Levine (2006)
"... the introduction of Atabrine (quinacrine) in 1943-1944, after which prophylaxis became a possibility. Prevention was limited to personal countermeasures ..."

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