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moricizine

 [mor-ĭ´sĭ-zēn]
a phenothiazine derivative used as the hydrochloride salt in treatment of ventricular arrhythmias.

moricizine

/mor·i·ci·zine/ (mor-ĭ´sĭ-zēn) a phenothiazine derivative used as the hydrochloride salt as an antiarrhythmic in treatment of ventricular arrhythmias.

moricizine

[morĭ′sĭzēn]
a phenothiazine derivative used as the hydrochloride salt in treatment of ventricular arrhythmias.

moricizine

Cardiology A phenothiazine derivative once used to manage life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias

moricizine

(moris´izēn´),
n brand name: Ethmozine;
drug class: antidysrhythmic, type I;
action: decreased rate of rise of action potential, which prolongs the refractory period and shortens the action potential duration;
use: documented life-threatening dysrhythmias.
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