tranexamic acid

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tranexamic acid

[¦tran·ik¦sam·ik ′as·əd]
(pharmacology)
C8H15NO2 Crystals which soften at 270°C and are soluble in water; used as a hemostatic agent. Abbreviated AMCHA.
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