arsphenamine

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arsphenamine

[är′sfen·ə‚mēn]
(pharmacology)
C12H12 As2N2O2·2HCl·2H2O The antisyphilitic diaminodihydroxyarsenobenzene dihydrochloride, effective also on protozoan infections, first prepared by P. Ehrlich in 1909. Also known as Ehrlich's 606.