Definition of phentermine in English:


Syllabification: phen·ter·mine
Pronunciation: /ˈfen(t)ərˌmēn/

Entry from US English dictionary


A prescription appetite-suppressant drug that binds to receptors on the hypothalamus, and is one of the pair of drugs known as fen-phen. It is still prescribed independently for obesity, following the withdrawal of fenfluramine, the other component of fen-phen.

Definition of phentermine in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day bimble
Pronunciation: ˈbimbəl
walk or travel at a leisurely pace