sibutramine

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si·bu·tra·mine

 (sə-byo͞o′trə-mĭn, -mēn′)
n.
A drug formerly used in the management of obesity, withdrawn from the US market in 2010 because of its association with an increased risk of heart attacks and strokes.

[Alteration of cy(clo)- + but(yl) + perhaps (t)r(i)- (from its three methyl groups) + amine.]
Translations

sibutramine

n sibutramina
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1) sibutramine hydrochloride monohydrate (10 Flask)
The contents were unlicensed medicines in the form of sildenafil and tadalafil (both used to treat erectile dysfunction), carisoprodol (used as a muscle relaxant) and sibutramine hydrochloride (used to treat obesity).
Investigators for the MHRA visiting the company had discovered Sildenafil and Tadalafil, both used to treat erectile dysfunction, Carisoprodol, used as a muscle relaxant, and Sibutramine Hydrochloride, used to treat obesity, the agency said.