benzquinamide

benzquinamide

 [benz-kwin´ah-mīd]
an antiemetic compound with antihistaminic, mild anticholinergic, and sedative properties; used as the hydrochloride salt to prevent and treat nausea and vomiting associated with anesthesia and surgery. Administered intramuscularly or intravenously.
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