Definition of metabolizer in English:


(British metaboliser)


See metabolize

‘In particular, they may manifest phenotypically as slow or rapid metabolizers.’
  • ‘Dosing of atomoxetine, unfortunately, is not straightforward because of the potential for excessive dosing in patients who are slow metabolizers.’
  • ‘These patients are classified as normal to low metabolizers, depending on their reported caloric intake.’
  • ‘Indeed, the human gut is home to several hydrogen metabolizers - the unwelcome Salmonella among them.’
  • ‘Subjects range from low to moderate to high metabolizers of soy isoflavone.’