papaverine

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin papāver (poppy) +‎ -ine.

Noun[edit]

papaverine (countable and uncountable, plural papaverines)

  1. (organic chemistry, pharmacology) A nonaddictive derivative of opium used in medicine to relieve muscle spasms, as a vasodilator and in some forms of erectile dysfunction.

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Noun[edit]

papaverine f

  1. plural of papaverina