difenoxin

difenoxin

 [di″fĕ-nok´sin]
an agent used as the hydrochloride salt for its antiperistaltic action in treatment of diarrhea.

difenoxin

/di·fe·nox·in/ (di″fĕ-nok´sin) an antiperistaltic used as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of diarrhea.

difenoxin

[di′fĕnok′sin]
an agent used as the hydrochloride salt for its antiperistaltic action in treatment of diarrhea.

difenoxin

a meperidine derivative used to control diarrhea.
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The antidiarrheal agents diphenoxylate and its active metabolite, difenoxin, are meperidine-related narcotics.