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liraglutide

noun li·rag·lu·tide \ ˌli-ˈrag-lu̇-ˌtīd \

medical Definition of liraglutide

: an antidiabetic drug C172H265N43O51 that is an analog of glucagon-like peptide 1 administered by injection in the treatment of type 2 diabetes and obesity
Note: Liraglutide is marketed under the trademark Victoza.

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