benzphetamine

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benzphetamine

 [benz-fet´ah-mēn]
a sympathomimetic amine used as an oral anorectic in the form of the hydrochloride salt.
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The list of the illegal drugs includes: Nicocodeine, Didrex Tablets, PROXEN, Mogadon, NITRAZEN, vaccine injections, KETAMINE INJ, Ergotamine, Dextromethorphan, Pulmolar, Co-Diovan, Kodinalin, Somanil, Phenobarbital, Nova Tablets that have an extended effect.
Drug Trade Name (s) Recommended Dose Phentermine Adipex-P 18.75-37.5 mg QD (a) Fastin Suprenza 30 mg QD 15-30 mg QD Lomaira 8 mg TID Diethylpropion Tenuate 25 mg TID Tenuate Dospan 75 mg QD Phendimetrazine Bontril 35 mg TID Prelu-2 105 mg QD Benzphetamine Didrex 25-50 mg TID Orlistat Xenical 120 mg TID Alii 60 mg TID Phentermine/Topiramate Qsymia 7.5/46 mg QD 15/92 mg QD Lorcaserin Belviq 10 mg BID Belviq XR 20 mg QD Naltrexone/Bupropion Contrave 16/180 mg BID Liraglutide 3.0 mg Saxenda 3 mg QD Drug DEA Comments schedule Phentermine IV Recommended TID dosing is 30-60 min before meals.
TABLE Basic pharmacology of medications indicated for weight management (3,4,54-58) Generic Class Major action Schedule Approved for short-term use Benzphetamine Sympathomimetic Suppress appetite III (Didrex) Diethylpropion Sympathomimetic Suppress appetite IV (Tenuate) Phendimetrazine Sympathomimetic Suppress appetite III (Bontril) Phentermine Sympathomimetic Suppress appetite IV (Adipex-P, Suprenza) Approved for long-term use Lorcaserin (Belviq) Serotonin 2C Suppress appetite, IV receptor promote satiety agonist Orlistat Reversible Reduce fat -- (Xenical; Alli) inhibitor of absorption in gastrointestinal gastrointestinal lipases tract Phentermine/ Sympathomimetic/ Suppress appetite, IV topiramate (Qsymia) gamma- promote satiety aminobutyrate agonist
Active ingredient Brand names Amphetamine Adderall, Biphetamine, Dexedrine, Dextrostat, Desoxyn Methamphetamine Active ingredient Metabolized to amphetamine Amphetaminil Aponeuron Clobenzorex Aselin, Asenlix, Dinintel, Finedal, Rexigen Ethyl amphetamine Apetinil Fenoproporex Falagan, Lipolin Mefenorex Rondimen, Pondinil, Anexate Prenylamine Segontin, Segentine Active ingredient metabolized to methamphetamine Benzphetamine Didrex Furfenorex Withdrawn due to abuse potential.
But Michael was taking up to 30 drugs including diprivan, oxycontin, demerol, percocet, ramelton, zaleplon, esziopiclone zolpidem, paladone, luvux, dexedrine, vorozac, aminorex, desoxyn, didrex, celebrex, ditroplan, hydroquinone, diprovan, hydrodiuril.
Benzphetamine HCL Paddock Laboratories Didrex tablets, 50
Examples of other CNS stimulants reportedly taken included diethylpropion (Tenuate), phenmetrazine (Preludin), benzphetamine (Didrex) and phentermine (Ionamin).