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pramlintide

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noun pram·lin·tide \ˈpram-lin-ˌtīd\

Medical Definition of pramlintide

  1. :  a synthetic amylin analog that is administered by injection in the form of its acetate C171H267N51O53S2·C2H4O2 and is used with insulin therapy to lower blood sugar levels in patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes Pramlintide is marketed under the trademark Symlin.


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