Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Marinol

Descriptions


Dronabinol is used to prevent nausea and vomiting that may occur after treatment with cancer medicines. It is used only when other kinds of medicine for nausea and vomiting did not work. This medicine is also used to increase appetite in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Capsule
  • Capsule, Liquid Filled