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Two different companies currently make a generic version of Marinol. It comes in three different strengths, and tests by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have shown that these products can be considered equivalent to brand-name Marinol. Like the brand-name drug, the generic versions are used to treat loss of appetite, nausea, and vomiting associated with certain medical conditions.
Can I Buy Generic Marinol?Marinol® (dronabinol) is a prescription medication used for the following purposes:
- Loss of appetite associated with weight loss in people with AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome)
- Nausea and vomiting from cancer chemotherapy, when other treatments have not worked.
- Dronabinol 2.5 mg
- Dronabinol 5 mg
- Dronabinol 10 mg.