dextromethorphan hydrobromide


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dextromethorphan hydrobromide

[¦dek·strō·mə¦thȯr·fən‚hī·drō′brō‚mīd]
(pharmacology)
C18H25NO·HBr·H2O White crystals or a crystalline powder; soluble in alcohol and chloroform; used in medicine.
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Central acting antitussive agents are selected as the general treatment in prolonged cough, but there are many patients who do not respond to the treatment and in the clinical practice guidelines by American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP), it is stated that codeine phosphate and dextromethorphan hydrobromide which are central acting antitussive agents are not recommended (Irwin et al.
Dextromethorphan exhibits half the potency of codeine and 60 mg dextromethorphan hydrobromide are equivalent to 30 mg codeine phosphate in terms of antitussive activity.
About NUEDEXTA NUEDEXTA is an innovative combination of two well-characterized components, dextromethorphan hydrobromide, the ingredient active in the central nervous system, and quinidine sulfate, a metabolic inhibitor enabling therapeutic dextromethorphan concentrations.
Based on interim data, Avanir believes that it has identified a formulation of AVP-786 with a comparable pharmacokinetic, safety and tolerability profile to a previously investigated fixed dose combination of dextromethorphan hydrobromide and quinidine sulfate, AVP-923.
Contains (per 5ml spoonful): 10mg dextromethorphan hydrobromide, 30mg pseudoephedrine hydrochloride
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About PRISM II PRISM II is a phase IV study that evaluated the safety, tolerability and effectiveness of NUEDEXTA capsules containing 20 mg dextromethorphan hydrobromide (DM) and 10 mg quinidine sulfate (Q) for treatment of PBA in patients with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, stroke and traumatic brain injury.
Diabetic Tussin contains the active ingredients Guaifenesin and Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide to control coughs and relieve chest congestion.