moricizine

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moricizine

 [mor-ĭ´sĭ-zēn]
a phenothiazine derivative used as the hydrochloride salt in treatment of ventricular arrhythmias.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

moricizine

Cardiology A phenothiazine derivative once used to manage life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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