Isamid - General Information
Isamid iodide is a long-acting quaternary anticholinergic drug. It is used in the treatment of peptic ulcer and other gastrointestinal disorders marked by hyperacidity and hypermotility.
Pharmacology of Isamid
Isamid is a long-acting quaternary anticholinergic drug. It is used in the treatment of peptic ulcer and other gastrointestinal disorders marked by hyperacidity and hypermotility.
Additional information about Isamid
Isamid Indication: For the treatment of a wide range of gastrointestinal disorders, including such conditions as peptic ulcer, gastritis, hyperchlorhydria, functional diarrhea, irritable or spastic colon, pyloroduodenal irritability, pylorospasm, acute nonspecific gastroenteritis, biliary dyskinesia and chronic cholelithiasis, duodenitis, gastrointestinal spasm; it may also be used to treat genitourinary spasm.
Mechanism Of Action: Not Available
Drug Interactions: Not Available
Food Interactions: Not Available
Generic Name: Isopropamide
Synonyms: 2,2-Diphenyl-4-diisopropylaminobutyramide methiodide; 4-(Diisopropylamino)-2,2-diphenylbutyramide methiodide; Chloroisopropamide; Isopropamide iodide; Isoproponum iodide
Drug Category: Gastrointestinal Agents
Drug Type: Small Molecule; Approved
Absorption: Not Available
Toxicity (Overdose): Symptoms of overdose include dryness of mouth, dysphagia, thirst, blurred vision, dilated pupils, photophobia, fever, rapid pulse and respiration, disorientation. Depression and circulatory collapse may result from severe overdosage.
Protein Binding: Not Available
Biotransformation: Not Available
Half Life: Not Available
Dosage Forms of Isamid: Not Available
Chemical IUPAC Name: [4-amino-4-oxo-3,3-di(phenyl)butyl]-methyl-di(propan-2-yl)azanium
Chemical Formula: C23H33N2O+
Isopropamide on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isopropamide_iodide
Organisms Affected: Humans and other mammals