ATC Group: A08AA04 Dexfenfluramine

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Dexfenfluramine

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Dexfenfluramine is the d-enantiomer of fenfluramine (structurally similar to amphetamine) and acts as a serotonergic anorectic drug that reduces appetite by increasing the amount of extracellular serotonin in the brain.