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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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The Millenium Diet (2008)
The Practical Guide for Rapid Weight Loss by M. D. Mark Davis
Didrex is a class three narcotic ...
by William Andrew Publishing
Didrex Upjohn UK - Raw Materials Benzyl chloride d-Desoxyephedrine hydrochloride Sodium hydroxide Hydrogen chloride. Trade Name Manufacturer Country Year Introduced Didrex Upjohn US 1960 Inapetyl Upjohn France 1969 Chemical Abstracts Registry No.
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 ...
by Pei-Show Juo
Didrex A trade ...
DIDMOAD syndrome Didrex Didronel diecious dieldrin dielectric diencephalic syndrome diencephalon diener dieresis ...
Examples of Schedule IIIN non-narcotics include: benzphetamine (Didrex), phendimetrazine, ketamine, and anabolic steroids such as Depo-Testosterone. SCHEDULE IV CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES Substances in this schedule have a low potential for abuse relative to substances in Schedule III. Examples ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
benzeneethanamine; N-benzyl-N,a- dimethylphenethylamine; d-N-methyl-N-benzyl£3-phenylisopropylamine; Didrex) . an anorectic used also to assay certain isozymes of cytochrome P-450. Among numerous effects, it can elevate blood pressure, disturb heart rhythm, cause restlessness, insomnia, hyperactivity, headache, euphoria, depression, psychosis, tremor, dryness of mouth, ...
by Thomas Nordegren
Didrex Amfetamine sulfate or Benzfetamine hydrochloride.
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)
Didrex, an anorexiant. hydrochloride. Didronel, a calcium regulator. Brand name for etidronate disodium. didym-, 1. prefix meaning “testis”: didymalgia, didymitis, didymodynia. 2. prefix meaning “paired or twin”: didymous. -didymis, -didymus, 1. suffix meaning “testicles”: epididymis. 2. suffix meaning “twins”: atlodidymus, pygodidymus. didymitis /did′əmī′′tis/. See orchitis. didymus /did′′iməs/, a testis. -didymus, 1. suffix meaning a “pair of twins joined at a (specified) part of the ...
Properties and Synonyms by I.K. Morton, Judith M. Hall
Didrex" = benzphetamine.
Dictionary 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 be hanged. Obs. 19th media use. REF.: CBA, DU. die in the hot seat To die in the electric chair.
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