hydrochloride hydrochloride

Definition(s):

  • (n) a complex consisting of an organic base in association with hydrogen chloride

Usage(s):

  1. A vial of the animal tranquilizing drug ketamine hydrochloride.
  2. Ethyl ether, for example, is essential to the final processing of cocaine base into a white hydrochloride powder.
  3. Fluoxetine hydrochloride had been approved for use in Belgium the year before.

News

  • Forest Announces U.S. Availability of New Once-Daily NAMENDA XR

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forest Laboratories, Inc. announced today that NAMENDA XR(TM) (memantine hydrochloride) once-daily formulation is now available in pharmacies throughout the United States. NAMENDA XR is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of moderate to severe dementia of the Alzheimer’s type. New NAMENDA XR 28 mg is a higher dose, once-daily ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire

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