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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 previewThe Millenium Diet (2008)

The Practical Guide for Rapid Weight Loss by M. D. Mark Davis

Didrex is a class three narcotic ...

Google previewPharmaceutical Manufacturing Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (2013)

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.

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 ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Didrex A trade ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - E-Book (2013)

by Mosby

DIDMOAD syndrome Didrex Didronel diecious dieldrin dielectric diencephalic syndrome diencephalon diener dieresis ...

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

by Mosby

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 ...

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 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, ...

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

by Thomas Nordegren

Didrex Amfetamine sulfate or Benzfetamine hydrochloride.

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

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 ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents (2012)

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

Didrex" = benzphetamine.

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 be hanged. Obs. 19th media use. REF.: CBA, DU. die in the hot seat To die in the electric chair.

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