Definition of nicotinate in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈnɪkətɪneɪt/
Pronunciation: /ˈnɪkətɪneɪt/


A salt or ester of nicotinic acid.
Example sentences
  • We have included in our review only rubefacients (salicylate and nicotinate esters).
  • Another article in the same issue reviews evidence for efficacy of counterirritants containing salicylate and nicotinate esters in relieving acute or chronic pain.
  • Methyl nicotinate is a potent vasodilator that has been used topically as a counter-irritant (this accounts for the immediate response experienced by the user).

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