phenylpropanolamine


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an adrenergic drug used in many preparations to relieve allergic reactions or respiratory infections

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Phenylpropanolamine and the risk of hemorrhagic stroke.NEJM.
Like any drug, Anipryl can cause adverse reactions and side effects, and should not be used in combination with drugs that include, but not limited to, phenylpropanolamine, ephedrine, other tricyclic antidepressants (Clomicalm), amitraz (Mitaban dips or Preventic collars), fluoxetine, mirtazapine (a tetracyclic antidepressant used as an antiemetic and appetite stimulant, often in cancer patients), and tramadol.
It could have been a real stumbling block for retailers-how to provide consumers with legitimate access to certain over-the-counter treatments for such common conditions as allergies and colds while simultaneously stemming use of three ingredients in those medications--ephedrine, phenylpropanolamine and pseudoephedrine--all of which can be used to produce the illegal drug methamphetamine, or speed.
Mealey said the new title is designed to provide comprehensive coverage of all litigation surrounding drugs and weight-loss products, including prscription drugs such as Pondimin, Redux, pentermine, Meridia, Xenical, and its over-the-counter version Alli, as well as the appetite suppressant phenylpropanolamine (PPA) and the similar weight-loss herb ephedra.
A pharmacodynamic interaction between caffeine and phenylpropanolamine. Clin Pharmacol Ther 1991; 50: 363-371.
Mealey's said the new title is designed to provide comprehensive coverage of all litigation surrounding drugs and weight-loss products, including prscription drugs such as Pondimin, Redux, pentermine, Meridia, Xenical, and its over-the-counter version Alli, as well as the appetite suppressant phenylpropanolamine (PPA) and the similar weight-loss herb ephedra.
Scheduled drugs controlled by the Act are products containing ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, or phenylpropanolamine -- ingredients typically found in cough, cold, and flu medications such as Sudafed.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) began taking steps to remove the decongestant phenylpropanolamine (PPA) from the market because it increases the risk of hemorrhagic stroke (bleeding into the brain).
(1991) conducted a three-arm randomized and controlled research study testing the effectiveness of an antihistamine-decongestant combination (brompheniramine maleate, phenylephrine hydrochloride, and phenylpropanolamine hydrochloride) in treating common symptoms of URIs.
Keywords: Behavior therapy, Phenylpropanolamine, Caffeine, Ephedrine, Meal replacement, treatment preference.
In 2003, because large quantities of these materials are used in the illicit manufacture of methamphetamine, many states and counties began enacting "precursor laws" to restrict individuals' purchasing of cold medications containing pseudoephedrine, ephedrine, and phenylpropanolamine. The survey, sponsored by NACo and conducted by National Research Inc., of Washington, assessed the effects of this legislation in limiting the manufacture of the drug, and to determine whether increased public awareness of the dangers of methamphetamine has changed patterns of manufacture, acquisition, and use.
In 2003, because large quantities of these materials are used in the illicit manufacture of methamphetamine, many states and counties began enacting so-called precursor laws to cold medications containing pseudoephedrine, ephedrine, and phenylpropanolamine. The laws limit the amount of these products that may be purchased by an individual.
However, since 1997, fenfluramine, dexfenfluramine and phenylpropanolamine have been removed from U.S.
The litigation surrounding the drug phenylpropanolamine (PPA)--an ingredient in decongestants and appetite suppressants--and its role in causing hemorrhagic stroke in users featured a large, industry-funded, case-control study conducted by Yale researchers working with top stroke neurologists.
The Act requires the INCSR to contain a specific report identifying countries that are the five largest importers and five largest exporters of the methamphetamine precursor chemicals pseudoephedrine, ephedrine, and phenylpropanolamine. I would like to note that this report does not comply with all the technical requirements of the Act.