apomorphine apomorphine


  • (n) a morphine derivative that is not as strong as morphine; used as an emetic and in small doses as a sedative


  1. Injections of apomorphine continue, but only under conditions set by the court.
  2. So can apomorphine, a Parkinson's drug that latches directly onto the dopamine receptors in brain cells and turns them on.


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amiable amiable
/ˈeɪ mi ə bəl /