Dextromethorphan Distribution Act of 2007
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Dextromethorphan Distribution Act of 2007 report (to accompany H.R. 970) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dextromethorphan -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Antitussive agents -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Drugs, Nonprescription -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Drugs of abuse -- Law and legislation -- United States

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SeriesReport / 110th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- 110-377
The Physical Object
Pagination7 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14566649M
OCLC/WorldCa182573986

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Dextromethorphan is an opioid-based cough suppressant found in several cold medications. Several U.S. states have begun regulating who, and under what circumstances, can purchase dextromethorphan containing products. Not all states have regulations documented at this time but this page contains all the states that have documentation.   Background. Dextromethorphan is a safe, effective cough suppressant, available without a prescription in the United States since Due to a perceived prevalence of abuse of dextromethorphan by teens, in the Drug Enforcement Administration requested the Food and Drug Administration evaluate whether dextromethorphan should be recommended for scheduling under the Cited by: 4.   Dextromethorphan is used to treat a cough. It is available over-the-counter alone and is also present in many over-the-counter and prescription combination medications. Dextromethorphan will not treat a cough that is caused by smoking, asthma, or emphysema. Important information. Do not give dextromethorphan to a child younger than 4 years old/ Dextromethorphan is an Uncompetitive N-methyl-D-aspartate Receptor Antagonist and Sigma-1 Agonist. The mechanism of action of dextromethorphan is as an Uncompetitive NMDA Receptor Antagonist and Sigma-1 Receptor Agonist. from FDA Pharm Classes. LSM is a morphinane alkaloid. Expand this section. 2 Names and Identifiers. Expand this section.

1. Author(s): United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Title(s): Dextromethorphan Distribution Act of report (to accompany H.R. ) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). A.H. Ghodse, S. Galea, in Side Effects of Drugs Annual, Drug overdose. Dextromethorphan toxicity was reported in a year-old man after free-basing of dextromethorphan using the ‘Agent Lemon’ technique (1 g of liquid free-base dextromethorphan) (32 A).He became unresponsive shortly after ingestion and developed hypotension and shallow respiration, which did not respond to naloxone.   Dextromethorphan (DXM) abuse is a growing drug trend among adolescents and young adults. This is due, in no small part, to the availability of products containing DXM. This availability makes it hard to gather dextromethorphan abuse facts and dextromethorphan abuse statistics.   Dextromethorphan is a safe, effective cough suppressant, available without a prescription in the United States since Due to a perceived prevalence of abuse of dextromethorphan by teens, in the Drug Enforcement Administration requested the Food and Drug Administration evaluate whether dextromethorphan should be recommended for scheduling under the Controlled Substances Cited by: 4.