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Dexedrine pharmacology and therapeutics. by Smith, Kline & French Laboratories. Research Division.

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Published in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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Pagination(iii), 41 leaves :
Number of Pages41
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Open LibraryOL21221035M

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Dextroamphetamine is a central nervous system (CNS) stimulant and an amphetamine enantiomer that is prescribed for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy. It is also used as an athletic performance and cognitive enhancer, and recreationally as an aphrodisiac and amphetamine was also used in the past by some countries' military forces to Metabolism: CYP2D6, DBH, FMO3. Dextroamphetamine received an overall rating of 9 out of 10 stars from 9 reviews. See what others have said about Dextroamphetamine, including the effectiveness, ease of use and side effects/5(9). Reviewed Dexedrine on 5/25/ I only take on it the morning, hoping it doesn't affect my sleep. This does not always work as I sometimes forget to take it in time. It gives of a nice content feeling after 45 minutes which lasts for 1,5 hour. After that the side-effects kick in. Man. Two years or more. ADHD/5(28). Dextroamphetamine is the generic form of the brand name drug Dexedrine, which is used to treat symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).. The prescription medicine is also /5.

DEXEDRINE (dextroamphetamine sulfate) is the dextro isomer of the compound d,l-amphetamine sulfate, a sympathomimetic amine of the amphetamine group. Chemically, dextroamphetamine is d-alpha-methylphenethylamine, and is present in all forms . Dexedrine (generic name: dextroamphetamine sulfate) is a long- or short-acting capsule, taken orally, that is primarily used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children ages , adolescents, and adults. According to the US. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Dexedrine is a federally controlled substance (CII) because. Adderall and Dexedrine are similar prescription stimulants used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD or ADD) and only difference is Adderall contains two active ingredients, amphetamine and dextroamphetamine, one of which is the single active ingredient in Dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) For this reason, little difference exists in the effects and side effects. Because Dexedrine was a popular ADHD medication at that time, people often make a connection between Dexedrine and children’s growth issues. In his book Taking Charge of ADHD, Russell Barkley, Ph.D., explains that the risk of slow or stunted growth because of stimulant medication is much less than it was thought to be in the s.

Dextroamphetamine is contraindicated in patients with moderate to severe hypertension, advanced arteriosclerosis, or symptomatic cardiac disease. The FDA recommends that, in general, stimulant medications not be used in patients with known serious cardiac structural abnormalities, a history of acute myocardial infarction, aortic stenosis. Dextroamphetamine (Dextrostat, Dexedrine, Zenzedi) is a moderately priced drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder ().This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic dextroamphetamine is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower. Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. This copyrighted material has been downloaded from a licensed data provider and is not for distribution, except. Dexedrine is most often abused by teenagers and young adults. There are multiple reasons for Dexedrine abuse. As with other ADHD treatment medications, some students take it as a “study drug,” under the perception that it can help them improve focus on studying in the short-term, leading to more efficient study and better test performance in school.