dronabinol

noun
dro·​nab·​i·​nol | \ ˌdrō-ˈnab-ə-nȯl How to pronounce dronabinol (audio) \

Medical Definition of dronabinol

: a synthetic delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol that is used to control nausea caused by chemotherapy and to stimulate appetite in cases of AIDS-induced anorexia — see marinol

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“Dronabinol.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dronabinol. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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