Definition of Chlormethiazole

1. Noun. clomethiazole ¹



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Medical Definition of Chlormethiazole

1. A sedative and anticonvulsant often used in the treatment of alcohol withdrawal. Chlormethiazole has also been proposed as a neuroprotective agent. The mechanism of its therapeutic activity is not entirely clear, but it does potentiate gaba receptors response and it may also affect glycine receptors. Pharmacological action: anticonvulsants, gaba modulators, neuroprotective agents, sedatives, nonbarbiturate. Chemical name: Thiazole, 5-(2-chloroethyl)-4-methyl- (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chlormethiazole

chloriodised oil
chlorisondamine
chlorisondamine chloride
chlorite
chlorites
chloritic
chloritoid
chloritoids
chlormadinone acetate
chlormagaluminite
chlormequat
chlormerodrin
chlormethane
chlormethanes
chlormethiazole (current term)
chlormethine
chlormezanone
chlormidazole
chloro-
chloroacetanilide
chloroacetanilides
chloroacetate
chloroacetate esterase
chloroacetates
chloroacetic
chloroacetic acid
chloroacetone
chloroacetophenone
chloroalkane

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