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amantadine

[ə′man·tə‚dēn]
(pharmacology)
C10H17N A symmetrical amine used as a viral chemoprophylactic because it selectively inhibits certain myxoviruses; also of value in the treatment of parkinsonism.
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5 mg doses in a child3 at 5- to 10-minute intervals up to a maximum of 2 mg/hour have been reported to be effective in the control of central nervous system toxicity caused by Amantadine hydrochloride.
Efficacy and safety of low dosage amantadine hydrochloride as prophylaxis for influenza A.
Pharmaeokinetics of amantadine hydrochloride in subjects with normal and impaired renal function.
a leader in the pharmaceutical industry for the development of soft gelatin dosage form technology, announces that the US Food & Drug Administration granted approval for the Company's Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Amantadine Hydrochloride USP 100 mg soft gelatin capsules on May 29, 2008.
Clinical trials have documented that amantadine hydrochloride [4,5,6,8,13] and its analog rimantadine hydrochloride [3,5,10,13,12] are effective drugs for the prophylaxis and treatment of influenza A virus infection.
The company has three product candidates in development: ADS-8902, its proprietary triple combination antiviral drug (TCAD) therapy for flu, ADS-5101, a proprietary once-daily extended release (ER) formulation of amantadine hydrochloride for the symptomatic treatment of Parkinson's disease and other disorders, and ADS-8703, a proprietary fixed-dose combination for the symptomatic treatment of dementia.
AMEX:LCI), a manufacturer of generic pharmaceuticals, today said that it expects to commence marketing Amantadine Hydrochloride Soft Gel Capsules 100mg, within the next several months.
The Mercury Project targets counties within 31 provinces in the PRC to promote our 'Gan Wang' Compound, our Paracetamol and Amantadine Hydrochloride Capsule -- an over-the-counter drug for the treatment of influenza.