atabrine atabrine

Definition(s):

  • (n) a drug (trade name Atabrine) used to treat certain worm infestations and once used to treat malaria

Usage(s):

  1. But, so far, the United Nations have only enough atabrine available for several million cases of malaria.
  2. Neither quinine nor atabrine will suppress all infections.
  3. Quinine and atabrine merely prevent parasites already in the blood from making the victim sick.
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