dextromethorphan

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dex·tro·me·thor·phan

 (dĕk′strō-mə-thôr′făn)
n.
An antitussive drug, C18H25NO, that is used in its hydrobromide form and is less addictive than codeine.

[dextro- + meth- + (m)orph(in)an, structural basis for a class of opioids (morphin(e) + -an).]
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dextromethorphan

n dextrometorfano
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They were randomized to dextromethorphan hydrobromide and quinidine sulfate (20 mg /10 mg) or placebo for 10 weeks.
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About AVP-923 AVP-923 is a combination of two well-characterized compounds, the active CNS ingredient dextromethorphan hydrobromide (an uncompetitive NMDA receptor antagonist, sigma-1 receptor agonist and inhibitor of the serotonin transporter[SERT] and norepinephrine transporter[NET]) plus low-dose quinidine sulfate (a CYP2D6 enzyme inhibitor), which serves to increase the bioavailability of dextromethorphan.
compared the efficacy of bakumondoto in a comparative study versus dextromethorphan hydrobromide and reported that the efficacy was equivalent or better (Fujimori et al.
A combination of dextromethorphan hydrobromide and quinidine sulfate recently became the first treatment to be approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of pseudobulbar affect, based on a study of patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and multiple sclerosis.
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Methods: A 30-mg dose of dextromethorphan hydrobromide was administered to 156 volunteers.