Definition of pseudoephedrine in English:


Syllabification: pseu·do·e·phed·rine
Pronunciation: /ˌso͞odōˈefədrēn


  • A drug obtained from plants of the genus Ephedra (or prepared synthetically) and used as a nasal decongestant.
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    • She said officers had found multiple packs of flu remedies containing pseudoephedrine in raids on drug factories.
    • Several states, including Montana, have banned unregistered sales of pseudoephedrine.
    • Product identification cards are necessary for medicines containing pseudoephedrine.

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