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Didrex, a prescription diet pill, is a brand of benzphetamine hydrochloride tablets. It is the common name of the drug ¬タリbenzphetamine¬タル.


Didrex a.k.a. Benzphetamine is an anorectic drug marketed under this brand in the USA by Pharmacia. Benzphetamine is used as a short term adjunct in management of exogenous obesity. It is closely related to amphetamine.

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Google previewWorkplace Drug Testing (2016)

by Steven B. Karch, MD, FFFLM

Didrex is a prescription drug that will ...

Google previewPharmaceutical Manufacturing Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (2013)

by William Andrew Publishing

Didrex Upjohn UK - Raw Materials Benzyl chloride d -Desoxyephedrine hydrochloride Sodium...

Trade Name Manufacturer Country Year Introduced Didrex Upjohn US 1960 Inapetyl Upjohn France 1969 Chemical ...

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

by Mosby

Didrex, an anorexiant agent. Brand name for benzphetamine hydrochloride. Didronel, a calcium regulator. name for etidronate disodium. didymus /did′′ iməs/, a testis. die, 1. to cease living. 2. a model of a prepared tooth made from a hard ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Pharmacology and Society (2015)

by Sarah E. Boslaugh

Benzphetamine hydrochloride ( Didrex, Regimex) is a sympathomimetic appetite depressant and an amphetamine derivative. This medication is dosed at 25 to 50 mg three times a day and should ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Emotion (2010)

by Gretchen M. Reevy

include benzphet- amine (Didrex), diethylproprion (Tenuate, Tepanil), mazindol (Sanorex, Mazanor) , phendimetrazone (Bontril, Prelu-27), phentermine (Lonamin, Fastin, Apidex), ...

Google previewDrugs in American Society: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture, and the Law [3 volumes] (2014)

by Nancy E. Marion, Willard M. Oliver

They include benzphetamine (Didrex), diethylpropion (Tenuate, Tepanil), mazindol (Sanorex, Mazanor), phendimetrazine (Bontril, Prelu-27), and phentermine (Lonamin, Fastin, Adipex). Although there is no specific medication indicated for ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Didrex A trade name for benzphetamine hydrochloride, a cerebral ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

benzeneethanamine; N-benzyl-N,a- dimethylphenethylamine; d-N-methyl-N-benzyl£3-phenylisopropylamine; Didrex) . an anorectic used ...

Google previewBantam Medical Dictionary, Fifth Edition (2009)

by Laurence Urdang

Trade name: Didrex. benzthiazide n. a thiazide *diuretic used in the treatment of conditions involving fluid retention. such as congestive heart failure. *edema. and hypertension. Trade name: Exna. benztropine n. a drug that is similar to ...

Google previewThe A-Z Encyclopedia of Alcohol and Drug Abuse (2002)

by Thomas Nordegren

Didrex Amfetamine sulfate or Benzfetamine hydrochloride. Didrofillina sedativa Phenobarbital. Die Burg German colloquial term ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents (2012)

Properties and Synonyms by I.K. Morton, Judith M. Hall

Didrex" = benzphetamine. Didronel" = etidronic acid. Didronal PMO" " etidronic acid. dieldrin (BAN, BSI, ...

Google previewDictionary of Crime (1992)

Criminal Justice, Criminology, and Law Enforcement by Jay Robert Nash

Didrex n. A trade name for benzphetamine, usu. prescribed as an appetite suppressant, often abused by addicts. Cf. anorectic. Medical use. REF.: CBA, LTC, SJDD. die v. To leave the life of crime. REF.: CBA, DAL. die in a devil's nightcap To ...

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