Lofexidine (sold under the brand names: Britlofex and Kai Er Ding) is an α2A-
adrenergic receptor agonist, historically used as an anti-hypertensive, but more ...
J Subst Abuse Treat. 2001 Jul;21(1):11-7. Lofexidine versus clonidine in rapid
opiate detoxification. Gerra G(1), Zaimovic A, Giusti F, Di Gennaro C, Zambelli U,
Is there any evidence that lofexidine is as effective as and better tolerated than
clonidine for opiate detoxification? Could lofexidine be safely combined with ...
Lofexidine tablets are used to replace opiates when the usage of opiods is trying
to be reduced.
Mar 31, 2014 ... Review question. We reviewed the evidence about the effect of alpha2-
adrenergic agonists (clonidine, lofexidine, guanfacine and tizanidine) in ...
Lofexidine (Subutex, Buprenorphine, Britoflex, Naltraxone). Lofexidine
SCIENTIFIC TERM: 17-(cyclopropylmethyl)-alpha-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-4,5-epoxy-
Oct 8, 2015 ... The dosage of lofexidine should be titrated according to the patient's response.
Initial dosage should be 0.8mg per day in divided doses.
Apr 12, 2012 ... Lofexidine (Britlofex) is an alpha2-adrenergic receptor agonist commonly used to
alleviate some of the physical symptoms of opiate withdrawal ...
Oct 21, 2007 ... Lofexidine is an alpha2-adrenergic receptor agonist. It can be used as a short
acting anti-hypertensive, but is mostly used to help relieve ...
Guidance, lofexidine, opioid, opiate, symptomatic, withdrawal. Process Document
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