Synonyms

1. thalidomide

noun. ['θəˈlɪdəˌmaɪd'] a sedative and hypnotic drug; withdrawn from sale after discovered to cause severe birth defects because it inhibits angiogenesis.

Synonyms

  • teratogen
  • sedative-hypnotic drug

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Words that Rhyme with Thalidomide

  • bromide
  • polyamide

Example sentences of the word thalidomide


1. Noun, singular or mass
Leprosy is treated with thalidomide**, brand name Thalomid, which can cause peripheral neuropathy.

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