sorbinil

noun
sor·​bi·​nil | \ ˈsȯr-bə-ˌnil How to pronounce sorbinil (audio) \

Medical Definition of sorbinil

: a drug C11H19FN2O3 that inhibits the activity of a reductase which catalyzes the conversion of glucose to sorbitol and that has been used experimentally in the treatment of diabetic neuropathy

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“Sorbinil.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sorbinil. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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