phenacetin


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phenacetin

/phe·nac·e·tin/ (fĕ-nas´ĕ-tin) an analgesic and antipyretic, whose major metabolite is acetaminophen, now little used because of its toxicity.

phenacetin

[fənas′itin]
an analgesic no longer marketed because of its carcinogenic properties. Also called acetophenetidin.

phenacetin

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As shown in Table 1, MA strongly inhibited CYP1 A2-mediated phenacetin O-deethylation with an [IC.
The phenacetin frenzy disappeared after the Bayer Company came out with a new drug in 1899 that also was destined to be smuggled into the U.
The Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry took the rare step after learning that at least one woman, in her 80s, died of renal pelvic carcinoma after taking phenacetin.
Compared with phenacetin abstainers, the chronic phenacetin users went on to suffer 12.
In a study that retrospectively compared the use of phenacetin, acetaminophen, and/ or aspirin-containing compounds among 554 adults with newly diagnosed kidney disease and 516 matched controls, the investigators found that daily users of acetaminophen had 3.
Other risk factors include exposure to asbestos, cadmium, or gasoline, and the use of certain pain medications containing phenacetin.
Phenacetin, paracetamol, metacetamol, oleanolic acid, tolbutamide, chlorpropamide, furafylline, dextromethorphan, 6[beta]-hydroxytestosterone, glucose 6phosphate (G6P), glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PDH), [beta]-nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADP), and tris (hydroxymethyl) aminomethane hydrochloride (Tris-HCl) were purchased from Sigma Chemical Co.
In total, 609g of paracetamol were recovered together with 1kg of phenacetin and a 16kg drum of caffeine, all common cutting agents.
In 2013, drug traffickers continued using the same chemicals and GISUQ found two new chemicals were used in cocaine production: activated carbon and phenacetin.
4] lipofuscin pigmentation has been called the aging pigment or phenacetin analgesic nephropathy.
Phenacetin - no longer used as an anaesthetic due to adverse effects, such as renal disease, cancer and kidney damage.
148) This entity, which is characterized by long-term usage of analgesic medications and the presence of interstitial inflammation with significant tubulointerstitial scarring, is now uncommon because of the withdrawal of phenacetin as a therapeutic agent.