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Didrex (Benzphetamine Hydrochloride) - Summary

 
 



DIDREX SUMMARY

DIDREX Tablets contain the anorectic agent benzphetamine hydrochloride. Benzphetamine hydrochloride is a white crystalline powder readily soluble in water and 95% ethanol.

DIDREX Tablets are indicated in the management of exogenous obesity as a short term adjunct (a few weeks) in a regimen of weight reduction based on caloric restriction. The limited usefulness of agents of this class (See CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY) should be weighed against possible risks inherent in their use such as those described below.


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Clinical Trials Related to Didrex (Benzphetamine)

Evaluation of Deep Topical Fornix Nerve Block Versus Topical Anaesthesia Procedure [Not yet recruiting]
General anaesthesia now a days is not the first choice in phakic intra ocular lens surgery (Phakic IOL) , the short duration of the surgery, general anaesthesia complications, decrease the length of hospital stay and decreasing the costs direct the interest to the regional anaesthesia By the time the traditional retro and peribulbar injections recede to a newer techniques that is safer and cheaper, sub tenon's block using a blunt needle took over due to the more safety profile Even though, still serious problems can occur specially in patients with long axial length. Deep topical fornix nerve block anaesthesia (DTFNB) and topical anaesthesia gradually took over with promising and successful results, decreasing length of hospital stay and increasing patient satisfaction and fewer margins of complications. In this study the investigators compared topical anaesthesia alone with DTFNBA in patients undergoing posterior chamber phakic IOL surgery (Visian ICL).

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