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diphenoxylate/di·phen·ox·y·late/ (di″fen-ok´sĭ-lāt) an antiperistaltic derived from meperidine; the hydrochloride salt is used as an antidiarrheal.
An oral drug derived from meperidine, C30H32N2O2, that counteracts peristalsis and is used in its hydrochloride form primarily in combination with atropine to treat diarrhea.
diphenoxylateA drug related to PETHIDINE and with a codeine-like action on the bowel. It is used to treat diarrhoea. It is sold, mixed with a little ATROPINE, under the brand name of Lomotil.
a derivative of meperidine with little analgesic effect, but used as the hydrochloride for the management of diarrhea.