Meaning of propantheline in English:

propantheline

Pronunciation /prəʊˈpanθəliːn/

noun

Pharmacology
  • More fully "propantheline bromide". An anticholinergic drug used chiefly in the treatment of spasmodic disorders of the gastrointestinal and urinary tracts.

    Chemical name: (2-hydroxyethyl)diisopropylmethyl-ammonium bromide xanthene-9-carboxylate; C₂₃H₃₀BrNO₃.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in British Journal Pharmacology. From prop- + -antheline.