Edrophonium chloride

What is Edrophonium chloride?

Edrophonium is a readily reversible acetylcholinesterase inhibitor. It prevents breakdown of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine and acts by competitively inhibiting the enzyme acetylcholinesterase, mainly at the neuromuscular junction. It is sold under the trade names Tensilon and Enlon (according to FDA Orange Book).

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fiber, stool softners q day laxitive every dayy dr say ileus quit started again 3 days later happening for 2 years getting big gut and upset...

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I had drooping of left eyelid for which I was referred to a neuorogist who administered distinon 60 mg tablets thrice a day at 7 am - 1 p m - 7 p m...

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