Definition of Antifebrine. Meaning of Antifebrine. Synonyms of Antifebrine

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Definition of Antifebrine

Antifebrine An`ti*feb"rine, n. (Med.) Acetanilide.
Acetanilide Ac`et*an"i*lide, n. [Acetyl + anilide.] (Med.) A compound of aniline with acetyl, used to allay fever or pain; -- called also antifebrine.

Meaning of Antifebrine from wikipedia

- Acetanilide is an odourless solid chemical of leaf or flake-like appearance. It is also known as N-phenylacetamide, acetanil, or acetanilid, and was formerly...
- tar-derived medicines. The turning point was the advent of Kalle & Company's Antifebrine, the branded version of the well-known dye derivative acetanilide—the...