noun. a medicinal drug used to evoke vomiting (especially in cases of drug overdose or poisoning).
Sentences with ipecac
Care must be taken when ingesting ipecac as using too much will result in prolonged and violent vomiting.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Always consult a health care professional before taking ipecac as the dosage will vary according to the size and age of the person.
Sometimes ipecac syrup or activated charcoal are used to rid the body of serious toxins.