Definition of Atebrin in English:
Trademark for quinacrine.
- Today, both chloroquine and Atabrine are used to prevent malaria.
- Some of the men were saving their tablets and then sold or bartered them to the locals, because for them Atebrin tablets were difficult to obtain.
- In the early '30s Atabrine was introduced in the United States as a Winthrop product.
1930s: of unknown origin.
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