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English translation: reuptake inhibitor

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German term or phrase:Wiederaufnahmehemmer
English translation:reuptake inhibitor
Entered by: Ulrike Lieder
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17:50 Feb 28, 2001
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German term or phrase: Wiederaufnahmehemmer
In a medical context, help with this please:

Wiederaufnahmehemmer

Thanx,
WJR
jyxxer
Australia
Local time: 18:03
reuptake inhibitor
Explanation:
In the context of the newer antidepressants (Prozac and the like), this is called a reuptake inhibitor. In fact, Wiederaufnahmehemmer strikes me as a back-translation.

See these and many more web references:
Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor. Block reuptake of Serotonin,
less effect on Histaminic and Muscuranic receptors. ...
www.neuroland.com/psy/ssri.htm

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor discontinuation syndrome: a randomized clinical
trial by Rosenbaum JF, Fava M, Hoog SL, Ascroft RC, Krebs WB Clinical ...
www.biopsychiatry.com/ssridiscon.htm

selective dopamine-reuptake inhibitor (SDRI). www.behavenet.com/capsules/treatments/drugs/sdri.htm

HTH!
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Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 23:03
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Summary of answers provided
nareuptake inhibitorUlrike Lieder
nareabsorption blocker
Dierk Seeburg


  

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15 mins
reabsorption blocker


Explanation:
An agent blocking reabsorption. Important in kidney-related pharmacology to stop reabsorption of unwanted pharmaceuticals etc. See the references for more info.

Cheerio,
Dierk


    Reference: http://utmed.com/wmanuel/medicine/pharm.html
    Reference: http://www.medimmune.com/medimmune/press/091599.htm
Dierk Seeburg
Local time: 00:03
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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reuptake inhibitor


Explanation:
In the context of the newer antidepressants (Prozac and the like), this is called a reuptake inhibitor. In fact, Wiederaufnahmehemmer strikes me as a back-translation.

See these and many more web references:
Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor. Block reuptake of Serotonin,
less effect on Histaminic and Muscuranic receptors. ...
www.neuroland.com/psy/ssri.htm

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor discontinuation syndrome: a randomized clinical
trial by Rosenbaum JF, Fava M, Hoog SL, Ascroft RC, Krebs WB Clinical ...
www.biopsychiatry.com/ssridiscon.htm

selective dopamine-reuptake inhibitor (SDRI). www.behavenet.com/capsules/treatments/drugs/sdri.htm

HTH!


Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 23:03
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525
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