Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A compound of hydrobromic acid with a base (distinguished from a bromide, in which only the bromine unites with the base).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A compound of hydrobromic acid with a base; -- distinguished from a bromide, in which only the bromine unites with the base.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The class name of the salts of organic bases with hydrobromic acid.

Etymologies

hydro- +‎ bromide (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Scopolamine (scopolamine hydrobromide; first word pronounced: skoh-PAW-lah-mean), also known by another name -- hyoscine (hyoscine hydrobromide).

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  • In terminal care, drugs such as hyoscine hydrobromide or atropine may be used to reduce secretions and minimise this effect.

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  • CCC is Coricidin Cough & Cold — The cough medicine componenet — dextromethrophan hydrobromide — can cause a “high” if taken in large doses.

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  • Robitussin PM – Easily the best mind-altering experience you can get without a prescription (or an I.D.), your fine friends at Dextromethorphan hydrobromide ensure a long, peaceful sleep with many surreal yet pleasant dreams.

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  • Probably administered in form hyoscine-hydrobromide but no evidence to show if taken sub-cutaneously or by mouth.

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  • NUEDEXTA is an innovative combination of two well-characterized components; dextromethorphan hydrobromide (20 mg), the ingredient active in the central nervous system, and quinidine sulfate (10 mg), a metabolic inhibitor enabling therapeutic dextromethorphan concentrations.

  • The increase in total operating expenses was primarily attributed to costs incurred in preparation for the commercial launch of NUEDEXTA™ dextromethorphan hydrobromide and quinidine sulfate.

  • In the NIMH's large-scale STAR*D study approximately 63% of patients did not achieve remission with first-line treatment with the SSRI citalopram hydrobromide.

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  • Joy-rides tablets, £2.49 for 12 pills, contain the active ingredient hyoscine hydrobromide, which acts on the brain to prevent messages of motion sickness reaching the stomach.

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  • Snurf was not an "herbal supplement," as Abraham represented, but instead was comprised entirely of dextromethorphan hydrobromide (DXM), which is a stimulant and the active ingredient in over-the-counter cough suppressants.

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