\\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 auricular arrhythmias — called also procaine amide

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  • Procainamide — Systematic (IUPAC) name 4 amino N (2 diethylaminoethyl) benzamide Clinical data AHFS/Drug …   Wikipedia

  • Procainamide — Procaïnamide Procaïnamide Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

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

  • procainamide — pro·cain·amide (.)prō kān ə .mīd, məd; .kān am əd n a base of an amide related to procaine that is used in the form of its hydrochloride C13H21N3O·HCl as a cardiac depressant esp. in the treatment of ventricular arrhythmias see PRONESTYL * * * n …   Medical dictionary

  • procainamide — pro·cain·amide …   English syllables

  • procainamide — n. a drug that slows down the activity of the heart and is used to control abnormal heart rhythm (see arrhythmia). It is administered intravenously; side effects may include digestive upsets, dizziness, and allergic reactions. Trade names:… …   The new mediacal 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

  • N-Acetyl procainamide — drugbox N acetylprocainamide IUPAC name = 4 acetylamino N (2 diethylaminoethyl)benzamide CAS number = 32795 44 1 ATC prefix = ATC suffix = ATC supplemental = PubChem = 4342 DrugBank = C=15|H=23|N=3|O=2 molecular weight = 277.36 g/mol… …   Wikipedia

  • Прокаинамид (Procainamide) — лекарственное вещество, замедляющее сердечную деятельность; применяется для нормализации сердечного ритма. Может назначаться внутрь или в инъекциях; возможные побочные эффекты: нарушение процесса пищеварения, головокружение и аллергические… …   Медицинские термины

  • 51-06-9 — Procaïnamide Procaïnamide Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français