Medical Dictionary

dapagliflozin

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noun dap·a·gli·flo·zin \ˌda-pə-glə-ˈflō-zən\

Medical Definition of dapagliflozin

  1. :  a drug C21H25ClO6·C3H8O2·H2O that lowers blood sugar by reducing the reabsorption of glucose from the kidneys and is taken orally to treat type 2 diabetes Dapagliflozin is marketed under the trademark Farxiga.


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