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Prefamone Molecular Weight

205.296 g/mol

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Prefamone Dosage Forms

25 mg tablets and 75 mg controlled-release tablets.

Prefamone Indication

Used in the management of exogenous obesity as a short-term adjunct (a few weeks) in a regimen of weight reduction based on caloric restriction.

Prefamone Pharmacology

Diethylpropion is a sympathomimetic stimulant drug marketed as an appetite suppressant. Chemically, it is the N,N-diethyl analog of cathinone. Its mechanism of action is similar to other appetite suppressants such as sibutramine, phentermine and dextroamphetamine.

Prefamone Absorption

Diethylpropion is rapidly absorbed from the GI tract after oral administration.

Prefamone side effects and Toxicity

The reported oral LD50 for mice is 600 mg/kg, for rats is 250 mg/kg and for dogs is 225 mg/kg. Manifestation of acute overdosage include restlessness, tremor, hyperreflexia, rapid respiration, confusion, assaultiveness, hallucinations, and panic states.

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Prefamone Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals