phenylpropanolamine


phenylpropanolamine
phenylpropanolamine [fen΄əl prō΄pə näl′ə mēn΄, fē΄nəlprō΄pə näl′ə mēn΄]
n.
a synthetic, amphetamine-like, crystalline drug, C9H13NO·HCl, that constricts the blood vessels, used in nasal decongestants, diet pills, cough medicines, etc.: in full phenylpropanolamine hydrochloride

English World dictionary. . 2014.