Definition of ethosuximide in English:

ethosuximide

noun

Pharmacology
  • An anticonvulsant drug, used especially in the treatment of petit mal epilepsy.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The Lancet. From eth- + -o- + sux- + imide.

Pronunciation

ethosuximide

/ˌɛθə(ʊ)sʌkˈsɪmʌɪd/