Medical Definition of Thiorphan

1. (+-)-n-(2-(mercaptomethyl)-1-oxo-3-phenylpropyl)glycine. A potent inhibitor of membrane metalloendopeptidase (enkephalinase). Thiorphan potentiates morphine-induced analgesia and attenuates naloxone-precipitated withdrawal symptoms. Pharmacological action: protease inhibitors. Chemical name: Glycine, N-(2-(mercaptomethyl)-1-oxo-3-phenylpropyl)-, (+-)- (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Thiorphan

thiophthenes
thiopropazate hydrochloride
thioproperazine
thiopurine
thiopyran
thiopyrans
thioquinolobactin
thioquinone
thioquinones
thioredoxin
thioredoxin reductase (NADPH)
thioredoxins
thioridazine
thioridazine hydrochloride
thioridazines
thiorphan (current term)
thiosemicarbazide
thiosemicarbazides
thiosemicarbazone
thiosemicarbazones
thiostrepton
thiosulfate
thiosulfate cyanide transsulfurase
thiosulfate reductase
thiosulfate sulfurtransferase
thiosulfate thiotransferase
thiosulfates
thiosulfonate
thiosulfonates
thiosulfonic acid

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