disulfiram


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Synonyms for disulfiram

a drug (trade name Antabuse) used in the treatment of alcoholism

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Patients who consume ethanol while taking disulfiram are frequently hypertensive, but other symptoms (vomiting) usually inhibit combined ingestion on a recurring basis.
Role of glutathione reductase system in disulfiram conversion to diethyldithiocarbamate.
1) Disulfiram should never be administered to a patient when he is in a state of alcohol intoxication, or without his full knowledge.
Disulfiram, an old drug with new potential therapeutic use for human cancers and fungal infections.
The results show the same pattern of relationships for clinical education and public funding for each of the adoption of SSRIs, Naltrexone and Disulfiram.
Cautions: Patients must be informed about the dangers of continued drinking while on disulfiram.
minax were shown to be inhibited by various xenobiotic compounds (ethacrynic acid, bromosulfalein, diethyl maleate, disulfiram, and curcumin), and these compounds all had greater inhibitory effects on GSTs purified from larvae, pupae and adults with [I.
The Estonian Unemployment Insurance Fund announced the decision to discontinue implanting disulfiram in people who faced severe social problem drinking - excessive consumption of alcohol - which prevents them from finding proper jobs, reports Postimees.
This mechanism is similar to that of the approved drug disulfiram (Antabuse).
Whether it is disulfiram (Antabuse), naltrexone (ReVia), injectable naltrexone (Vivitrol), acamprosate (Campral), the above-mentioned Suboxone or even methadone, I'm just not seeing the successes one would hope from such interventions.
Bu durumlar, enfeksiyon hastaliklari (viral ve bakteriyel olanlar), metabolik bozukluklar (hipertiroidizm, addison, cushing sendromu, anemi, Wernicke ensefalopatisi, B12 eksikligi, SLE), entoksikasyonlar (karbonmonoksit, fenilsiklidin, halusinojenler, alkol ve steroid zehirlenmeleri) tumoral olaylar (periventrikuler diffuz pineoloma, glioma, orta beyin lokalizasyonlu anjiyom), norolojik hastaliklar (epilepsi, travmatik beyin hasari, multiple skleroz, ensefalit, normal basincli hidrosefali) ve ilaclara bagli (benzodiyazepin, L-Dopa, gabapentin cekilme sendromlari, lityum, disulfiram, levatirasetam yuksek doz kullanimi) olusan katatoni basliklari altinda siniflandirilabilirler (4,5).
To do this they are unravelling the unique anti-cancer properties of disulfiram, a drug previously used in alcohol aversion therapy, which they have discovered degrades EGF-R.
The pounds 2,000-per-head programme, run in the Latvian capital, Riga, gives participants three to four days of detoxification before they are given a surgical implant under the lower abdomen, which slowly releases the drug Disulfiram.
Disulfiram, which was approved for use in 1948, is a "deterrent" drug.
In addition to naltrexone (and an injectable, long-acting form of naltrexone) and acamprosate, disulfiram (Antabuse[R]) also is approved to treat alcohol dependence.