Active Ingredient(s): Mecamylamine
FDA Approved: * March 1, 1956
Pharm Company: * TARGACEPT
Category: Blood Pressure

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Inversine Overview

Mecamylamine (INN, BAN; or mecamylamine hydrochloride (USAN); brand names Inversine, Vecamyl[1]) is a non-selective, non-competitive antagonist of the nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs) that was introduced in the 1950s as an antihypertensive drug.[2] In the United States, it was voluntarily withdrawn from the market in 2009 but was brought to market in 2013 as Vecamyl and eventually was marketed by Turing Pharmaceuticals.[3][4&am...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Tablet: 2.5mg
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NDC Database Records for Inversine: (1 result)

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  • 17205-0626 Mecamylamine Hydrochloride 2.5 mg Oral Tablet by Targacept, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Mecamylamine or a similar ingredient: (1 result)