anorexigen

an·o·rex·i·gen

(an-ō-rek'si-jĕn),
Any drug used to reduce appetite.
[anorexia + -gen]
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Also, authors such as Flier (2006) have demonstrated that BCAA, especially leucine, can act on central receptors and signal anorexigen peptide synthesis, probably via mTOR.
The randomized, double-blind, 16-week, placebo-controlled Phase 3 study monitored 405 patients with idiopathic PAH or PAH associated with anorexigen use, connective tissue disease, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, or congenital systemic-to-pulmonary shunts.
Prior studies addressing the use of oral anticoagulation looked at individuals with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension and pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with anorexigen use.
The ARIES-E study included 383 patients with idiopathic PAH (IPAH) or PAH associated with connective tissue disease (PAH-CTD), HIV infection or anorexigen use.
This includes patients with idiopathic PAH (IPAH) or PAH associated with connective tissue disease (PAH-CTD), HIV infection or anorexigen use.
Oudiz presented long-term data (mean exposure = 71 weeks; maximum exposure = 148 weeks) from an integrated analysis of 383 patients with idiopathic PAH (IPAH) or PAH associated with connective tissue disease (PAH-CTD), HIV infection or anorexigen use who received at least one dose of ambrisentan (2.
A randomized, double-blind, multi-center, placebo-controlled trial was conducted in 203 adult patients (inhaled Ventavis: n=101; placebo: n=102) with NYHA Class III or IV pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH, WHO Group I; idiopathic in 53%, associated with connective tissue disease, including CREST and scleroderma, in 17%, or associated with anorexigen use in 2%) or pulmonary hypertension related to chronic thromboembolic disease (WHO Group IV; 28%).
A total of 383 patients with idiopathic PAH or PAH associated with connective tissue disease, HIV infection, or anorexigen use who received at least one dose of ambrisentan (2.
Of the patients enrolled, 84% were female, mean age was 51 +/- 16 years, 61% had primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH), and 39% had PAH related to scleroderma, anorexigen use or HIV infection.
The average time that elapsed between the last dose of anorexigen treatment and the echocardiogram was 5.
In their reevaluation, investigators reclassified and included 10 previously excluded cases: some where compounded mixtures of drugs were used, and some where information about anorexigen (appetite-suppressant) use was incomplete," said Marc W.