diethylpropion

diethylpropion

 [di-eth″il-pro´pe-on]
a sympathomimetic amine used as an oral anorectic in the form of the hydrochloride salt.

diethylpropion

/di·eth·yl·pro·pi·on/ (-pro´pe-on) a sympathomimetic amine used as an anorectic in the form of the hydrochloride salt.
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Central noradrenergic agents (phentermine, diethylpropion, phendimetrazine, and benzphetamine) have been available since the 1950s.
Although still available in many countries, phentermine and diethylpropion were largely superseded by the serotonin (5-HT)-releasing agents fenfluramine and dexfenfluramine.
The same goes for Diethylpropion, another potentially addictive medication available in the U.
Another recommendation is that phentermine and diethylpropion (Tenuate) should not be used in patients with uncontrolled high blood pressure or a history of heart disease.
The FDA has approved four drugs for short-term use (up to 12 weeks) that suppress appetite: phentermine, benzphetamine, diethylpropion, and phendimetrazine.
Drug Trade Name Mode of Action Orlistat Xenical Lipase inhibitor Orlistat Alli (OTC) Lipase inhibitor Phentermine Duromine, NA/DA releasing Ionamin agent Methamphetamine Desoxyn NA/DA releasing agent Benzphentamine Didrex Sympathomimetic Phendimetrazine Bontril Sympathomimetic Diethylpropion Apisate, Sympathomimetic (amfepramone) Tenuate Sibutramine Reductil, NA/5-HT re-uptake Meridia inhibitor Rimonabant Acomplia [CB.
Also, diethylpropion and benzphetamine pass into breast milk.
35grams of diethylpropion, a banned stimulant and appetite suppressant.
Some medications for treating anorexia, such as phentermine, diethylpropion, and sibutramine, have been linked to valvular heart disease and pulmonary hypertension and should not be prescribed for patients with a past history of cardiovascular disease, cardiac arrhythmias, and cerebral vascular accident because they can elevate blood pressure.
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Madan, 58, was jailed in May for selling the Phentermine and Diethylpropion slimming pills at Easy Slim clinics across the UK.