Antipyrine



noun
a drug formerly used to reduce pain and fever. Formula: C11H12N2O Also called phenazine
Historical Examples

Mix the tincture of vanilla with the saccharin, add the antipyrine and permit the alcohol to evaporate.
Candy Medication Bernard Fantus

He was dosed with antipyrine and quinine, and I advised him to walk as little as possible.
Trans-Himalaya, Vol. 1 (of 2) Sven Hedin

Nothing; only I had a headache and I took a big dose of antipyrine.
Csar or Nothing Po Baroja Baroja

Mix the antipyrine with the alcoholic solution of saccharin (in a hot mortar if in a hurry) and permit the alcohol to evaporate.
Candy Medication Bernard Fantus

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