Street name for alpha-ethyltryptamine and for LSD.
A peptide consisting of three amino acids.
Having three phalanges in a digit normally composed of only two.
- Triple C's
Street name for dextromethorphan (DXM).
Crick-Brenner experiment. 3. In optics, a combination of three simple lenses cemented together. The word triplet came into use in the mid-17th century. It was formed from triple, just as doublet was formed from double.
A class of drugs introduced in the 1990s for the treatment of migraine that act as agonists for 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) receptors. The triptans are often very effective in relieving migraine but do not prevent future attacks or lessen their frequency. Migraine is believed to be due to dilatation of cranial blood vessels and the release […]