Skip to Content
Medical Term:

diacetylmonoxime

Pronunciation: di-as'e-til-mon-ok'sem

Definition: A 2-oxo-oxime that can reactivate phosphorylated acetylcholinesterase in vitro and in vivo; it penetrates the blood-brain barrier. Similar to 2-PAM.

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide