Meaning of pyridostigmine bromide

pyr•i•do•stig'mine bro'mide

Pronunciation: (pir"i-dō-stig'mēn), [key]
— Pharm. Pharm.
  1. a cholinesterase inhibitor, CHBrNO, used in its bromide form in the treatment of myasthenia gravis.
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