ergometrine
- e. maleate SYN: ergonovine maleate.

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er·go·met·rine .ər-gə-'me-.trēn, -trən n ERGONOVINE

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n.
a drug that stimulates contractions of the uterus. It is administered by injection to assist labour and (combined with oxytocin) to control bleeding following incomplete abortion.

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er·go·met·rine (ur″go-metґrin) INN and BAN for ergonovine.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • ergometrine — noun An ergoline (and lysergamide) derivative, one of the primary ergot and morning glory alkaloids, chemically similar to LSD and used in medicine to facilitate delivery of the placenta and to prevent bleeding after childbirth …   Wiktionary

  • ergometrine — n. medication for treating bleeding after miscarriage and childbirth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ergometrine — er·go·met·rine …   English syllables

  • ergometrine — n. a drug that stimulates contractions of the uterus. Combined with oxytocin (in Syntometrine), it is administered by intramuscular injection to assist the final stage of labour and to control bleeding following incomplete miscarriage …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • ergometrine — ˌərgəˈme].ˌtrēn, mē], ].trə̇n noun Etymology: ergo (II) + metr + ine : ergonovine …   Useful english dictionary

  • ergometrine maleate — /ɜgoʊˌmɛtrin ˈmælieɪt/ (say ergoh.metreen maleeayt) noun an alkaloid derived from ergot which has a powerful oxytocic action …   Australian English dictionary

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