HyperDic: tagamet

English > 1 sense of the word Tagamet:
NOUNartifactTagamet, cimetidinea drug (trade name Tagamet) used to treat peptic ulcers by decreasing the secretion of stomach acid
Tagamet > pronunciation
Soundstae'gahmeh't
Rhymesabet ... yet: 108 rhymes with eht...
English > Tagamet: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA drug (trade name Tagamet) used to treat peptic ulcers by decreasing the secretion of stomach acid.
Synonymcimetidine
Broaderantacid, gastric antacid, alkalizer, alkaliser, antiacidAn agent that counteracts or neutralizes acidity (especially in the stomach)
histamine blockerA medicine used to treat the gastric effects of histamine in cases of peptic ulcers and gastritis and gastroesophageal reflux
Usage oftrade namea name given to a product or service
Spanishcimetidina
Catalancimetidina

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