Antiparkinsonian agents

2017-07-30T06:31:57+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Benzatropine, Trihexyphenidyl, Amantadine, Benserazide, Budipine, Bromocriptine, L-DOPA, Rasagiline, Selegiline, Memantine, Carbidopa, Mofegiline, Biperiden, Etybenzatropine, Pridinol, Metixene, Cycrimine, Carbidopa/levodopa, Carbidopa/levodopa/entacapone, Piroheptine, Etanautine, Mazaticol, Bornaprine, Traxoprodil, Tremorine flashcards Antiparkinsonian agents
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  • Benzatropine
    Benzatropine (INN), also known as benztropine (USAN, BAN), is an anticholinergic marketed under the trade name Cogentin which is used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease, Parkinsonism, and dystonia.
  • Trihexyphenidyl
    Trihexyphenidyl (Artane, Apo-Trihex, Parkin, Pacitane), also known as benzhexol and trihex, is an antiparkinsonian agent of the antimuscarinic class.
  • Amantadine
    Amantadine (trade name Symmetrel, by Endo Pharmaceuticals) is a drug that has U.
  • Benserazide
    Benserazide (also called Serazide or Ro 4-4602) is a peripherally-acting aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase (AADC) or DOPA decarboxylase inhibitor, which is unable to cross the blood–brain barrier.
  • Budipine
    Budipine (brand name Parkinsan) is an antiparkinson agent marketed for the treatment of Parkinson's disease.
  • Bromocriptine
    Bromocriptine (INN; trade names Parlodel, Cycloset, Brotin (Pakistan)), an ergoline derivative, is a dopamine agonist that is used in the treatment of pituitary tumors, Parkinson's disease (PD), hyperprolactinaemia, neuroleptic malignant syndrome, and type 2 diabetes.
  • L-DOPA
    L-DOPA (/ˌɛlˈdoʊpə/ or levodopa /ˌlɛvoʊˈdoʊpə/) (alt., L-3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine) is a chemical that is made and used as part of the normal biology of humans, some animals and plants.
  • Rasagiline
    Rasagiline (Azilect, TVP-1012, N-propargyl-1(R)-aminoindan) is an irreversible inhibitor of monoamine oxidase-B used as a monotherapy to treat symptoms in early Parkinson's disease or as an adjunct therapy in more advanced cases.
  • Selegiline
    Selegiline, also known as L-deprenyl, is a substituted phenethylamine.
  • Memantine
    Memantine is the first in a novel class of Alzheimer's disease medications acting on the glutamatergic system by blocking NMDA receptors.
  • Carbidopa
    Carbidopa (Lodosyn) is a drug given to people with Parkinson's disease in order to inhibit peripheral metabolism of levodopa.
  • Mofegiline
    Mofegiline (MDL-72,974) is a selective, irreversible inhibitor of monoamine oxidase B (MAO-B) and semicarbazide-sensitive amine oxidase (SSAO) which was under investigation for the treatment of Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease, but was never marketed.
  • Biperiden
    Biperiden, sold under the brandname Akineton among others, is a medication used to treat Parkinson disease.
  • Etybenzatropine
    Etybenzatropine (INN), also known as ethybenztropine (USAN, BAN) and tropethydrylin, is an anticholinergic/antihistamine marketed under the trade names Panolid, Ponalid, and Ponalide, which is used as an antiparkinsonian agent.
  • Pridinol
    Pridinol is a muscle relaxant that is used as an antiparkinsonian and anticholinergic drug.
  • Metixene
    Metixene (brand names Methixart, CholinFall, Tremonil, Trest), also known as methixene, is an anticholinergic used as an antiparkinsonian agent.
  • Cycrimine
    Cycrimine (trade name Pagitane) is a central anticholinergic drug designed to reduce the levels of acetylcholine in the treatment of Parkinson's disease.
  • Carbidopa/levodopa
    Carbidopa/levodopa, also known as levocarb and co-careldopa, is the combination of the two medications carbidopa and levodopa.
  • Carbidopa/levodopa/entacapone
    Carbidopa/levodopa/entacapone, sold under the brand name Stalevo, is an anti-parkinsonian dopaminergic combination medication that contains carbidopa, levodopa, and entacapone for the treatment of Parkinson's disease.
  • Piroheptine
    Piroheptine (brand name Trimol) is an anticholinergic and antihistamine used as an antiparkinsonian agent.
  • Etanautine
    Etanautine, also known as diphenhydramine monoacefyllinate, is an anticholinergic used as an antiparkinsonian agent.
  • Mazaticol
    Mazaticol (Pentona) is an anticholinergic used as an antiparkinsonian agent in Japan.
  • Bornaprine
    Bornaprine (brand name Sormodren) is an anticholinergic used as an antiparkinsonian agent.
  • Traxoprodil
    Traxoprodil (CP-101,606) is a drug developed by Pfizer which acts as an NMDA antagonist, selective for the NR2B subunit.
  • Tremorine
    Tremorine is a drug which is used in scientific research to produce tremor in animals.