Fenfluramine

Known as: Fenfluramine [Chemical/Ingredient], Benzeneethanamine, N-ethyl-alpha-methyl-3-(trifluoromethyl)-, Fenfluramina 
An amphetamine derivative and a sympathomimetic stimulant with appetite-suppressant property. Fenfluramine, which was part of the Fen-Phen anti… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Recent findings have implicated the 5-hydroxytryptamine 2B (5-HT2B) serotonin receptor in mediating the heart valve fibroplasia… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
D-fenfluramine (d-FEN) was once widely prescribed and was among the most effective weight loss drugs, but was withdrawn from… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
This study investigated whether patients developing pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) after exposure to the appetite… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Serotonergic medications with various mechanisms of action are used to treat psychiatric disorders and are being… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Reduced serotonergic activity has been associated with impulsive aggression in personality disordered patients in metabolite and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
  Rationale: d-Fenfluramine stimulates the release of serotonin (5-HT) and is a potent inhibitor of the re-uptake of 5-HT into… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Coadministration of phentermine and fenfluramine (phen/fen) effectively treats obesity and possibly addictive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
 
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND The appetite suppressant aminorex fumarate is thought to have caused an epidemic of pulmonary hypertension in Europe… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The abilities of the substituted amphetamines 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA), methamphetamine, p-chloroamphetamine (PCA… (More)
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