acetophenetidin acetophenetidin

Definition(s):

  • (n) a white crystalline compound used as an analgesic and also as an antipyretic

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Usage(s):

  • Phenacetin -- the common term for the compound acetophenetidin -- is best known as the P in so-called APC pills, the now discontinued pick-me-ups that also contained aspirin and .
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nebulous nebulous
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