Definition of bitartrate in English:

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Pronunciation: /bīˈtärˌtrāt/


An acid tartrate containing the radical C4H5O6.
Example sentences
  • Both lecithin and choline are available as supplements (choline comes in the form of various salts, such as choline chloride, choline bitartrate and choline dihydrogen citrate).
  • Pain medications include IV morphine sulphate, oral oxycodone hydrochloride, and hydrocodone bitartrate with acetaminophen.
  • In general, the surgeon asks patients to alternate between using the hydrocodone bitartrate with acetaminophen and using acetaminophen alone.

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Syllabification: bi·tar·trate

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