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Dexedrine

(dĕk`sĭdrēn), trade name for the drug dextroamphetamine sulfate. See amphetamineamphetamine
, any one of a group of drugs that are powerful central nervous system stimulants. Amphetamines have stimulating effects opposite to the effects of depressants such as alcohol, narcotics, and barbiturates.
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market introduction of dextroamphetamine sulfate, dextroamphetamine saccharate, amphetamine sulfate and amphetamine aspartate capsule extended release as an authorized generic version of Adderall XR by Shire, which will manufacture and supply Sandoz with all dosage strengths of the authorized generic product.
Healthy full-term infants have been born to mothers on long-time dextroamphetamine for narcolepsy.
SINCE THE spring of 2011, patients, doctors, and pharmacists across the country have been reporting shortages of Adderall, a combination of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine that is prescribed for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
In addition to opiates, stimulants such as methylphenidate (Ritalin) and dextroamphetamine (Dexedrine), used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, are popular with students needing to pull an "all-nighter" and executives needing that little "something" to outperform peers.
he only significant aspect of her history was use of dextroamphetamine and amphetamine (Adderall) for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder during the early first trimester.
Stimulants are the most frequently prescribed medications used to treat ADD/ADHD and include methylphenidate (Concerts[R], Daytrana[TM], Metadate[R] CD, Metadate[R] ER, Methylin[R], Methylin[R] ER, Ritalin[R], Ritalin LA[R], Ritalin-SR[R]); dextroamphetamine (Dexedrine[R], DextroStat[R], Liquadd[TM]; dextroamphetamine and amphetamine (Adderall[R], Adderall XR[R]); and lisdexamfetamine (Vyvanse[TM]).
Actavis had sued the FDA to overturn the exclusivity because Vyvanse is a metabolically converted drug and its active ingredient, dextroamphetamine, is the same as the older drug Adderall.
Stefanatos found that dextroamphetamine (D-AMPH), a drug commonly used to treat ADHD can help process speech in the brain.
3) More recently, the military's use of dextroamphetamine to sustain the performance of sleep-deprived pilots created concern after two pilots blamed a friendly-fire incident in 2002 on their use of this medication.
Hyperlipidemia Sodium and fluid retention increasing risk for hypertension methylphenidate (Ritalin, Treatment of Decreased appetite Ritalin SR, Metadate CD, Attention Deficit leading to weight Metadate ER, Concerta); Hyperactivity loss and poor dextroamphetamine Disorder linear growth.
The success of CNS stimulants in promoting wakefulness has led to both dextroamphetamine and Modafinil becoming FDA-approved for alleviating symptoms of the excessive daytime sleepiness associated with narcolepsy.
Worcester, charged with possession of dextroamphetamine sulfate and possession of morphine sulfate, sentenced to two concurrent terms of six months in the House of Correction; and possession of marijuana, filed with a guilty finding.