mefloquine definition

  • noun:
    • A drug, C17H17ClF6N2O, used mainly the treatment and avoidance of chloroquine-resistant malaria.
    • An antimalarial medicine aided by the chemical formula C17H16F6N2O, employed for the avoidance and remedy for malaria
    • an antimalarial medicine (trade name Larium and Mephaquine) which effective in situations which do not react to chloroquine; believed to create harmful neuropsychiatric results on some people

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