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Acetohexamide

Definition of the noun Acetohexamide

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noun

  1. A sulfonylurea antidiabetic drug.

Explanation

Acetohexamide is a first-generation sulfonylurea medication used to treat diabetes mellitus type 2, particularly in people whose diabetes cannot be controlled by diet alone.

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Google previewCRC Desk Reference of Clinical Pharmacology (1997)

by Manuchair Ebadi

ACETOPHENAZINE MALEATE 21 ACETOHEXAMIDE (Dimelin, Dimelor, Dymelor, Gamadiabet, Ordimel, Toyobexin) Acetohexamide is a blood glucose lowering drug of the sulfonylurea class. The first-generation oral hypoglycemic agents ...

Google previewDesk Reference of Clinical Pharmacology, Second Edition (2007)

by Manuchair Ebadi

ACETOHEXAMIDE (Dimelin, Dimelor, Dymelor, Gamadiabet, Ordimel, Toyobexin ) Acetohexamide is a blood-glucose-lowering drug of the sulfonylurea class. The first-generation oral hypoglycemic agents include tolbutamide (Orinase), ...

Google previewTietz Clinical Guide to Laboratory Tests (2006)

by Alan H. B. Wu

Metabolism Hepatic Excretion Renal Acetohexamide is a sulfonylurea oral hypoglycemic agent used in treating type 2 diabetes. The hypoglycemic activity occurs when the drug binds to ATPsensitive receptors or the pancreatic islet cells and ...

Google previewLitt's Drug Eruption Reference Manual Including Drug Interactions, 15th Edition (2009)

by Jerome Z. Litt, Neil Shear

Indications: Non-insulin dependent diabetes type ll Category: Sulfonylurea Half-life: 1–6 hours Clinically important, potentially hazardous interactions with: phenylbutazones Note: Acetohexamide is a sulfonamide and can be ...

Google previewSulfonylurea Compounds: Advances in Research and Application: 2011 Edition (2012)

ScholarlyPaper

Acetohexamide is a drug used to treat type II diabetes and is tightly bound to the protein human serum albumin (HSA) in the circulation. It has been proposed that the binding of some drugs with HSA can be affected by the non-enzymatic ...

Google previewPharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice (2016)

Pharmaceutical sciences, Pharmacology by CTI Reviews

Acetohexamide is a firstgeneration sulfonylurea medication used to treat diabetes mellitus type 2, particularly in people whose diabetes cannot be controlled by diet alone. Acetylcholine is an organic molecule that acts as a neurotransmitter in ...

Google previewLitt's Drug Eruptions & Reactions Manual, 17th Edition (2011)

by Jerome Z. Litt, Neil H. Shear

potentially hazardous interactions with: phenylbutazones Pregnancy category: C Note: Acetohexamide is a sulfonamide and can be absorbed systemically. Sulfonamides can produce severe, possibly fatal, reactions such as toxic epidermal ...

Google previewPharmacotherapy A Pathophysiologic Approach 9E (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acetohexamide is a firstgeneration sulfonylurea medication used to treat diabetes.

Google previewPharmacotherapy, A Pathophysiologic Approach (2016)

Pharmaceutical sciences, Pharmaceutical sciences by CTI Reviews

Acetohexamide: Acetohexamide is a firstgeneration sulfonylurea medication used to treat diabetes mellitus ...

Google previewLitt's Cardiac Drug Eruptions and Interactions (2005)

by Jerome Z. Litt

Paresthesias Porphyria cutanea tarda “Ноге: Acetohexamide is a sulfonamide and can be absorbed systemically. Sulfonamides can produce severe. possibly fatal, reactions such as toxic epidermal necrolysis ...

Google previewDrug Interactions Analysis and Management 2010 (2016)

Pharmaceutical sciences, Pharmaceutical sciences by CTI Reviews

Acetohexamide: Acetohexamide is a firstgeneration sulfonylurea medication used to treat diabetes mellitus type 2, particularly in people whose diabetes cannot be controlled by diet alone. Acetohexamidelowersblood sugarbystimulatingthe ...

Google previewIntroduction to Pharmacology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acetohexamide: Acetohexamide is a firstgeneration sulfonylurea medication used to treat diabetes.

Google previewComprehensive Pharmacy Review (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acetohexamide: Acetohexamide is a firstgeneration sulfonylurea medication used to treat diabetes mellitus type 2, particularly in people whose diabetes cannot be controlled by diet alone. Acetohexamide lowers blood sugar by stimulating the ...

Google previewPharmacotherapeutics for Nurse Practitioner Prescribers (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acetohexamide: Acetohexamide is a firstgeneration sulfonylurea medication used to treat diabetes mellitus type 2, particularly in people whose diabetes cannot be controlled by diet alone. Acetohexamidelowers blood sugar bystimulating the ...

Google previewPharmacology, An Introduction (2016)

Pharmaceutical sciences, Pharmacology by CTI Reviews

Acetohexamide: Acetohexamide is a firstgeneration sulfonylurea medication used to treat diabetes mellitus type 2, particularly in people whose diabetes cannot be controlled by diet alone. Chlorpropamide: Chlorpropamide is a drug in the ...

Google previewPharmaceutical Manufacturing Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (2013)

by William Andrew Publishing

ACETOHEXAMIDE. Therapeutic Function: Hypoglycemic Chemical Name: 1-[(p- Acetylphenyl)sulfonyl]-3-cyclohexylurea Common Name: Cyclamide Structural Formula: Chemical Abstracts. Acetohexamide 53.

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

acetoHEXAMIDE /-hek′′səmīd/, a firstgeneration sulfonylurea oral antidiabetic prescribed in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. acetohydroxamic acid /as ′′ĕ-to-hi′′droksam′ik/, an inhibitor of bacterial urease used in the ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

acetoHEXAMIDE /-hek′′səmīd/, a first-generation sulfonylurea oral antidiabetic. n indications: It may be prescribed in the treatment of type 2 diabetes ...

Google previewBenders’ Dictionary of Nutrition and Food Technology (2006)

by D A Bender

acetohexamide Oral hypoglycaemic agent used to treat noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. acetoin Acetyl methyl carbinol, a precursor ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Endocrine Diseases and Disorders (2005)

by William A. Petit, William A. Jr Petit, Christine A. Adamec

SULFONYLUREA MEDICATIONS AND TYPICAL DOSING Generic Name Trade Name Number of Daily Doses Typical Daily Dose Tolbutamide Acetohexamide Tolazamide Chlorpropamide Glyburide Micronized glyburide Glipizide Glipizide ...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary For Health Care Practitioners(a) (2005)

by Dhirendra Verma

Generic Name Accbutalol Acetaminophen Acetazolamide Acetohexamide Acetohydroxamic acid Acetophenazine Acetylcysteine ACTH Acyclovir Adenosine Albuterol Allopurinol Alprazolam Amantadine Amikacin Amiloride Aminocaproic acid ...

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Acetohexamide A sulfonylurea, used in diabetes. Acetokinase An enzyme found in Escherichia coli catalyzing the formation of acetylphosphate from acetate in the presence of ATP. Acetolactic acid An intermediate in pyruvic acid catabolism in ...

Google previewNutrition and Diet Therapy Reference Dictionary (2012)

by Rosalinda T. Lagua, Virginia S. Claudio

Acetohexamide. A sulfonylurea oral ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

zero ah abdominal hysterectomy; acetohexamide; after hatch; alter heading; amenorrhea and hirsutism; aminohippurate; antihalation; antihyaluronidase; anti- submarine helicopter; armed helicopter; arterial hypertension; assault helicopter; ...

Google previewDorland's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations (2015)

by Dorland

abdominal hysterectomy; absorptive hypercalciuria; accidental hypothermia; acetohexamide; acid hydrolysis; acute hepatitis; adrenal hypoplasia; affected hemisphere; afterhyperpolarization; agnathia-holoprosencephaly; alcoholic hepatitis; ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

acetohexamide [as′ ′ -to-hek's -mīd]afirst generation sulfonylurea derivative, usedas an oral hypoglycemic agent in the treatmentof diabetes mellitus. acetohydroxamic acid ( AHA) ...

Google previewJablonski's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations (2008)

by Stanley Jablonski

abdominal hysterectomy; absorptive hypercalciuria; accidental hypothermia; acetohexamide; acidhydrolysis; acute hepatitis; adrenal hypoplasia; affected hemisphere; after-hyperpolarization; agnathia-holoprosencephaly; alcoholic hepatitis; ...

Google previewMosby's Dental Dictionary (2013)

by Elsevier, Mosby

acetohexamide, n brand names: Dimelor, Dymelor; drug class: sulfonylurea; antidiabetic; ...

Google previewBantam Medical Dictionary, Fifth Edition (2009)

by Laurence Urdang

acetohexamide n. a sulfonylurea and hypoglycemic drug that is used in the treatment of noninsulin-dependent *diabetes mellitus. It is administered by mouth; side effects include headache. dizziness. and nervousness.

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