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Tenuate

 [ten´u-āt]
trademark for preparations of diethylpropion hydrochloride, an appetite suppressant.
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* Diethylpropion (Tenuate) Both decrease appetite but can be habit-forming, so heed dosages.
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Table 1 Prescription Weight-Loss Medications Generic Name Trade Name(s) Dexfenfluramine Redux (withdrawn) Diethylpropion Tenuate, Tenuate dospan Fenfluramine Pondimin (withdrawn) Mazindol Sanorex, Mazanor Orlistat Xenical Phendimetrazine Bontril, Plegine, Prelu-2, X-Trozine Phentermine Adipex-P, Fastin, Ionamin, Oby-trim Sibutramine Meridia
Teesside Crown Court heard that Elizabeth Rudd, who pleaded guilty to theft, false accounting and obtaining money transfers by deception, was hooked on tenuate dospan tablets which gave her super-human energy but affected her mental state.
Elizabeth Rudd, 42, plundered 10 clients' accounts over eight years after taking the banned drug Tenuate Dospan.
Examples of other CNS stimulants reportedly taken included diethylpropion (Tenuate), phenmetrazine (Preludin), benzphetamine (Didrex) and phentermine (Ionamin).
Table 1 Prescription Appetite Suppressant Medications Generic Name Trade Name(s) Dexfenfluramine Redux (Withdrawn) Diethylpropion Tenuate, Tenuate dospan Fenfluramine Pondimin (Withdrawn) Mazindol Sanorex, Mazanor Phendimetrazine Bontril, Plegine, Prelu-2, X-Trozine Phentermine Adipex-P, Fastin, Ionamin, Oby-trim Sibutramine Meridia
SO THE activities of these clinics go on unchecked, with doctors regularly dishing out powerful amphetamine-like drugs such as Tenuate Dospan, Ionamin and Duromine.
Introduction of a methoxymethyl side chain into p-phenylenediamine at tenuates its sensitizing potency and reduces the risk of allergy induction.