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Ephedrine

Known as: (-)-Ephedrine, [R-(R*,S*)]-alpha-[1-(Methylamino)ethyl]benzenemethanol, Erythro Isomer of Ephedrine 
A phenethylamine found in EPHEDRA SINICA. PSEUDOEPHEDRINE is an isomer. It is an alpha- and beta-adrenergic agonist that may also enhance release of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background:Use of ephedrine in obstetric patients is associated with depression of fetal acid-base status. The authors… Expand
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background:Hemodynamic responses to vasopressors used during spinal anesthesia for elective Cesarean delivery, have not been well… Expand
Review
2007
Review
2007
The global prevalence of obesity has increased considerably in the last decade. Tools for obesity management, including caffeine… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
CONTEXT Ephedra and ephedrine sometimes are used for weight loss or enhanced athletic performance, but the efficacy and safety of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Background In our routine practice, we observed a reduced incidence of fetal acidosis (umbilical artery p H < 7.20) at cesarean… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
This quantitative systematic review compared the efficacy and safety of ephedrine with phenylephrine for the prevention and… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A large body of evidence supports the hypothesis that mesolimbic dopamine (DA) mediates, in animal models, the reinforcing… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We performed a randomized, double-blinded dose-finding study of IV ephedrine for prophylaxis for hypotension in 80 women who… Expand
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
To evaluate the safety of prophylactic vasopressor administration prior to obstetric conduction anesthesia, equipotent doses of… Expand
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Five centrally acting sympathomimetic amines, d‐amphetamine, d‐methamphetamine, ephedrine, phenmetrazine, and methylphenidate… Expand