Definition of Phenmetrazine

1. Noun. A sympathomimetic drug that acts as a stimulant in the central nervous system. ¹



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Definition of Phenmetrazine

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Medical Definition of Phenmetrazine

1. A sympathomimetic drug used primarily as an appetite depressant. Its actions and mechanisms are similar to dextroamphetamine. Pharmacological action: adrenergic agents, adrenergic uptake inhibitors, appetite depressants, central nervous system stimulants, dopamine agents, dopamine uptake inhibitors, sympathomimetic. Chemical name: Morpholine, 3-methyl-2-phenyl- (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phenmetrazine

phengodids
phengophobia
phenic
phenicarbazide
phenicine
phenicopter
phenindamine
phenindamine tartrate
phenindione
pheniprazine
pheniramine
pheniramine maleate
phenix
phenixes
phenmethylol
phenmetrazine (current term)
phenmetrazine hydrochloride
phenmetrazines
pheno-
pheno-safranine
phenobarb
phenobarbital
phenobarbital elixir
phenobarbitals
phenobarbitol
phenobarbitone
phenobarbitones
phenobarbs
phenobutiodil
phenocopied

Literary usage of Phenmetrazine

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1. Cocaine: Pharmacology, Effects, and Treatment of Abuse edited by John Grabowski (1994)
"... WR; Sloan, JW; Sapira, JD; and Jasinski, DR Physiologic, subjective and behavioral effects of amphetamine, methamphetamine , ephedrine, phenmetrazine, ..."

2. Drug Identification and Testing in the Juvenile Justice System by Anne H. Crowe (1998)
"phenmetrazine—A central nervous system stimulant of the amphetamine class used to suppress the appetite. Phentermine—A sympathomimetic amine used in attack ..."

3. Approval and Monitoring of Narcotic Treatment Programs: A Guide on the Roles by Lynne C. McArthur, Yvonne Goldsberry (1998)
"... or independently by combination of extraction and chemical synthesis; methamphetamine; amphetamine; phenmetrazine and its salts; methylphenidate; ..."

4. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: State of the Science, Best Practicesby Peter S. Jensen, James R. Cooper by Peter S. Jensen, James R. Cooper (2002)
"Chait, LD, Uhlenhuth, EH, & Johanson, CE (1986). The discriminative stimulus and subjective effects of d-amphetamine, phenmetrazine and ..."

5. Code of Federal Regulations: Title 21: Food and Drugs by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"... isomers, and salts of its isomers; (vii) Amphetamine, its salts, optical isomers, and salts of its optical isomers; (viii) phenmetrazine and its salts; ..."

6. Cocaine & Federal Sentencing Policy by Richard P. Conaboy (1997)
"... of open-air drug markets from less than 20 (selling primarily phenmetrazine, dilaudid, heroin, and marijuana) to 80 markets selling crack cocaine. ..."

7. Technologies for Understanding and Preventing Substance Abuse and Addictionby DIANE Publishing Company by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"psychoactive substances, 5 use among youth, 86-87 phenmetrazine hydrochloride, 4 physical abuse as a risk factor, 113139 physical availability of substances ..."

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