phenmetrazine


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phenmetrazine

 [fen-met´rah-zēn]
a central nervous system stimulant, used as an appetite suppressant in the form of the hydrochloride salt; abuse may lead to habituation.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

phenmetrazine

A schedule II controlled drug and sympathomimetic amine/CNS stimulant Pharmacologic effects Stimulates satiety center in hypothalamic and limbic regions, inducing CNS stimulation and anorexia. See Fastin, Therapeutic drug monitoring.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Besides the Decision challenged, the Commission also adopted two further Decisions on March 9, 2000 concerning the withdrawal of marketing authorisations for medicinal products for human use containing: clobenzorex, fenbutrazate, fenproporex, mazindol, mefenorex, norpseudoephedrine, phenmetrazine, phendimetrazine and propylhexedrine.