Desoxyn


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Desoxyn

(dĕsŏk`sĭn), trade name for the drug methamphetamine hydrochloride. 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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The National Pregnancy Registry of Psychostimulants (866-961-2388) is studying amphetamine (Adderall), dextroamphetamine (Dexedrine and Focalin), lisdexamfetamine (Vyvanse), methylphenidate (Concerta, Daytrana, Desoxyn, Ritalin), and modafinil (Provigil).
It is available in the market under the name Desoxyn and is used to treat attention disorder with hyperactivity (ADHD) and extreme obesity, according to the (http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/news/nation-world/national/article203878504.html) Ledger-Enquirer .
Desoxyn) and other amphetamines (e.g., Adderall) in Pregnancy Category C, meaning "animal reproduction studies [using doses much higher than people generally take] have shown an adverse effect on the fetus," but "there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans." Doctors will prescribe Category C drugs, which include antidepressants such as Prozac and Zoloft, for pregnant women if they believe the benefits outweigh the risks.
The drug category includes medications such as amphetamines (Adderall, Dexedrine Desoxyn, Vyvanse, Concerta, and Ritalin), xanthines (Theophylline and Parazanthine, and substances found in coffee and tea), and eugeroics (Modafinil and Armodafinil).
But Michael was taking up to 30 drugs including diprivan, oxycontin, demerol, percocet, ramelton, zaleplon, esziopiclone zolpidem, paladone, luvux, dexedrine, vorozac, aminorex, desoxyn, didrex, celebrex, ditroplan, hydroquinone, diprovan, hydrodiuril.
As I developed a plan to slowly detox him, and possibly prescribe a small dose of the less abusable Concern, he became angry, threatened to sue me and, demanded Desoxyn instead.
Participants were administered a single capsule containing 1 or 2 Desoxyn Gradumet 10-mg sustained-release tablets (Abbott Laboratories) with lactose (Amend Drug & Chemical Co., Inc.) as the filler.
The ruling applies to 15 products: Adderall tablets, Adderall XR extended-release capsules, Concerta extended-release tablets, Daytrana transdermal system, Desoxyn tablets, Dexedrine Spansule capsules and tablets, Focalin tablets, Focalin XR extended-release capsules, Metadate CD extended-release capsules, Methylin oral solution, Methylin chewable tablets, Ritalin tablets, Ritalin SR sustained-release tablets, Ritalin LA extended-release capsules, and Strattera capsules.
The ruling will require the following 15 products to be dispensed with new patient medication guides: Adderall tablets, Adderall XR extended-release capsules, Concerta extended-release tablets, Daytrana transdermal system, Desoxyn tablets, Dexedrine Spansule capsules and tablets, Focalin tablets, Focalin XR extended-release capsules, Metadate CD extended-release capsules, Methylin oral solution, Methylin chewable tablets, Ritalin tablets, Ritalin SR sustained-release tablets, Ritalin LA extended-release capsules, and Strattera capsules.
The pamphlets will be required for medicines including Shire PLC's Adderall and Daytrana patch, Eli Lilly & Co.'s (Indianapolis IN) Strattera, Novartis AG's Ritalin and Focalin, and Ovation Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s (Deerfield IL) Desoxyn.
Desoxyn (methamphetamine hydrochloride) and Ritalin (methylphenidate) affect the physiologies of children the same way as methamphetamine.
Methamphetamine hydrochloride (Desoxyn) is prescribed less frequently for narcolepsy.