Definition of "rimonabant" [rimonabant]

  • (noun) An anti-obesity drug which acts as an appetite suppressant.

Use "rimonabant" in a sentence

  • "One of the newer classes of weight-loss drugs—cannabinoid blockers, one of which is called rimonabant—didn’t pass muster in the United States due to side effects."
  • "The next diet drug likely to get government approval is rimonabant, which is expected to be OK'd in 2007, he says."
  • "Acomplia, also known by the generic name rimonabant, is a new kind of drug that blocks receptors in the brain that help control food intake."

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