Medical Dictionary

rosiglitazone

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noun ro·si·glit·a·zone \ˌrō-sə-ˈglit-ə-ˌzōn\

Medical Definition of rosiglitazone

  1. :  a thiazolidine derivative taken orally in the form of its maleate C18H19N3O3S·C4H4O4 to treat type 2 diabetes by decreasing insulin resistance Rosiglitazone is marketed under the trademark Avandia.


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