phenmetrazine


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phenmetrazine

(fɛnˈmɛtrəˌziːn)
n
(Pharmacology) pharmacol an amphetamine related drug that is used to inhibit the desire to eat and is also used as a stimulant

phen•met•ra•zine

(fɛnˈmɛ trəˌzin)

n.
a compound, C11H15NO, used chiefly to control the appetite in the treatment of obesity.
[1955–60; phen (yl) + me (thyl) + (te) tra- + (oxa) zine]
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Because most tablets (including phenmetrazine and methylphenidate) contain talc, which is used to hold the components of the medication together in tablet form, this practice can cause arterial obstruction by this foreign material.
Examples of other CNS stimulants reportedly taken included diethylpropion (Tenuate), phenmetrazine (Preludin), benzphetamine (Didrex) and phentermine (Ionamin).