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phenylpropanolamine hydrochloride

[¦fen·əl‚prō·pə′näl·ə‚mēn ‚hī·drə′klȯr‚īd]
(pharmacology)
C9H13ON·HCl A white, crystalline powder with a melting point of 198-199°C; soluble in alcohol and water; used in medicine.
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Behavior therapy alone; MR = meal replacement alone; C&E = caffeine and ephedrine; PPA = phenylpropanolamine.
Phenylpropanolamine (PPA) is a chemical compound found in a number of weight loss products and over the counter cold medicines.
Phenylpropanolamine has been used as an appetite suppressant, and ephedra-type drugs are used in nutritional supplements for weight control as well as in many cough and cold formulas.
Jack Critcher, D-Grubbs, would make it a crime for anyone to possess 5 or more grams of pseudoephedrine or phenylpropanolamine.
PHENYLPROPANOLAMINE, COLD REMEDIES, AND APPETITE SUPPRESSANTS
Pharmaceutical manufacturers and pharmacies appear to be responding quickly to the Food and Drug Administration's request last month that products containing phenylpropanolamine be removed from the market.
Pseudoephedrine, phenylpropanolamine and phenylephrine, often used in hot drinks and tablets, teniotgd to be less effective than nasal sprays, they can also keep you awake.
Although the suspicious ingredient is phenylpropanolamine (PPA) - found in products such as Day Nurse, Benylin Day and Night, Contac 400 and Vicks Coldcure - the dosages used in this country are lower than in the US.
The Department of Health has ordered an inquiry into phenylpropanolamine, an ingredient commonly found in over-the-counter treatments such as Day Nurse, Benylin Day & Night, Contac 400 and Vicks Coldcure.
Regimen, a combination of benzocaine, ammonium chloride and phenylpropanolamine, is marketed.
But he still prescribed phenylpropanolamine, a stimulant to help me slim.
The phenylpropanolamine may cause the most trouble.