Definition of nicorandil in English:

nicorandil

noun

Pharmacology
  • A coronary vasodilator used to treat angina; C₈H₉N₃O₄.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in USAN & USP Dictionary Drug Names. Perhaps from nico- + -ran-, of unknown origin + -dil.

Pronunciation

nicorandil

/nɪkəˈrandɪl/