varenicline


varenicline
A particular pharmaceutical drug, an agonist for nicotine, used to aid tobacco-smoking cessation.

Farewell Zyban, hello Champix, Pfizers name for a new compound called varenicline, which is not an anti-depressant but a ‘nicotine receptor partial agonist’.


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  • Varenicline — Systematic (IUPAC) name 7,8,9,10 tetrahydro 6,10 methano 6H pyrazino (2,3 h)(3) benzazepine Clinical data Trade names …   Wikipedia

  • Varénicline — Général Nom IUPAC 7,8,9,10 tétrahydro 6,10 méthano 6H pyrazino(2,3 h)(3)benzazépine No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Varenicline — Varénicline Varénicline Général Nom IUPAC 7,8,9,10 tetrahydro 6,10 methano 6H pyrazino(2,3 h)(3)benzazepine N …   Wikipédia en Français

  • varenicline — /və ren i klēn/ noun A drug used in the treatment of nicotine addiction …   Useful english dictionary

  • varenicline tartrate — va·ren·i·cline tar·trate (və renґĭ klēn) a partial agonist of one type of nicotinic receptor, used as an aid in smoking cessation; administered orally …   Medical dictionary

  • varenicline tartrate — A drug used to help people stop smoking by acting the same way nicotine acts in the brain. It is a type of nicotine receptor partial agonist. Also called Chantix …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • 249296-44-4 — Varénicline Varénicline Général Nom IUPAC 7,8,9,10 tetrahydro 6,10 methano 6H pyrazino(2,3 h)(3)benzazepine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • C13H13N3 — Varénicline Varénicline Général Nom IUPAC 7,8,9,10 tetrahydro 6,10 methano 6H pyrazino(2,3 h)(3)benzazepine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Champix — Varénicline Varénicline Général Nom IUPAC 7,8,9,10 tetrahydro 6,10 methano 6H pyrazino(2,3 h)(3)benzazepine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Варениклин — (торговое название препарата Chantix в США и Champix в Европе и других странах)  был создан фармацевтической компанией Pfizer. Первые продажи начались в 2006 году. Чампикс применяется в качестве средства против табакокурения у взрослых …   Википедия


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