Dextrorotatory vs Dexlansoprazole - What's the difference?

dextrorotatory | dexlansoprazole |


As an adjective dextrorotatory

is (chemistry|of an optically active compound or crystal) that rotates the plane of polarized light to the right, or clockwise.

As a noun dexlansoprazole is

a proton pump inhibitor, the dextrorotatory enantiomer of lansoprazole, used to treat erosive oesophagitis and gerd.

dextrorotatory

English

Adjective

(-)
  • (chemistry, of an optically active compound or crystal) That rotates the plane of polarized light to the right, or clockwise.
  • Antonyms

    * levorotatory

    Synonyms

    * (symbol) d- * (prefix) dex-, dextro-

    dexlansoprazole

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia dexlansoprazole)
  • A proton pump inhibitor, the dextrorotatory enantiomer of lansoprazole, used to treat erosive oesophagitis and GERD.