Dextrorotatory vs Eszopiclone - What's the difference?

dextrorotatory | eszopiclone |


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 eszopiclone is

the active dextrorotatory stereoisomer of zopiclone, used as a sedative to treat insomnia.

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-

    eszopiclone

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia eszopiclone)
  • The active dextrorotatory stereoisomer of zopiclone, used as a sedative to treat insomnia.