procaine amide

procaine amide
a white, crystalline compound, C13H21ON3, used in the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.

* * *

Universalium. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • procaine amide — noun see procainamide * * * Pharm. a white, crystalline compound, C13H21ON3, used in the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias. [1945 50] * * * procaine amide, a compound related to procaine used in the treatment of arrhythmia. Formula: C13H21ON3 …   Useful english dictionary

  • procaine amide hydrochloride — procainamide hydrochloride …   Medical dictionary

  • procainamide — prōˈkānəˌmīd, ə mə̇d, ˌprōˌkāˈnaˌmīd noun Etymology: procaine + amide : a base C13H21ON3 of an amide related to procaine that is used in the form of its crystalline hydrochloride as a cardiac depressant in the treatment of ventricular and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • procainamide hydrochloride — Differs chemically from procaine by containing the amide group (CONH) instead of the ester group (COO). It depresses the irritability of the cardiac muscle, having a quinidine like action upon the heart, and is used in ventricular arrhythmias. *… …   Medical dictionary

  • History of CPR — Cardiopulmonary resuscitation is an important life saving first aid skill, practised throughout the world. It is the only known effective method of keeping someone who has suffered cardiac arrest alive long enough for definitive treatment to be… …   Wikipedia

  • Procaïnamide — Général Nom IUPAC 4 amino N [2 (diéthylamino)éthyl]benzamide No …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lidocaine — Systematic (IUPAC) name 2 (diethylamino) …   Wikipedia

  • Paracetamol — Acetaminophen Systematic (IUPAC) name …   Wikipedia

  • Mepivacaine — Systematic (IUPAC) name (RS) N (2,6 dimethylphenyl) 1 methyl piperidine 2 carboxamide Clinical data AHFS/ …   Wikipedia

  • Penicillin — Historically, the most famous of all antibiotics, named for the fungal mould Penicillium notatum from which it is derived. Penicillin acts by destroying the cell wall in those bacteria that are sensitive have been developed (not resistant) to its …   Medical dictionary