Dexedrine


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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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GlaxoSmithKline, which makes dexedrine, warns that the drug "may impair the patient's ability to engage in potentially hazardous activity such as operating machines and vehicles and that patients should be cautioned accordingly," The pilot claims no such warning was given to him.
The company said Dextroamphetamine Sulfate Extended-release Capsules, 5 mg, 10 mg, and 15 mg is the generic version of Amedra Pharmaceuticals LLC's Dexedrine.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 2, 2016-Mylan unveils generic Dexedrine Capsules in the US narcolepsy market
(74,75) Dexedrine, a stimulant used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, has been shown to increase foveation duration, improve stereopsis, reduce exotropia magnitude, and improve VA in a patient with IN associated with rod-cone dystrophy.
"I was on Ritalin and Dexedrine as a kid, and I'm still mad at my mom about it," recalled Doremus.
Medications in this category include amphetamines (e.g., Adderall, Dexedrine, and Ritalin), xanthines (Theophylline and Parazanthine), and eugeroics (Modafinil and Armodafinil).
Yeah, I miss them all, sitting here on my sidewalk throne sipping champagne verses lined up like hearses, metaphors juking, nouns zipping in my head like Corvettes on Dexedrine, French verbs slitting my throat, yearning for James Dean to jump my curb.
Consider Dexedrine and Provigil, two drugs that are FDA-approved to treat narcolepsy and other disorders.
The companies specialise in generic formulations including extended-release, delayed-release and DEA controlled substances and the marketing of niche brands including Albenza, Dexedrine, Daraprim, Adrenaclick epinephrine autoinjector and its authorised generic.
Amphetamine Adderall[R] Yes Adderall XR[R] Yes Dextroamphetamine Dexedrine Yes Dexmethylphenidate Focalin[R] Yes Focalin XR[R] No Concerta[R] Yes Methylphenidate Daytrana patch[R] No Metadate CD[R] No Metadate ER[R] Yes Methylin oral suspension[R] Yes Methylin chewable tablet[R] No Ritalin[R] Yes Ritalin LA[R] Yes Ritalin SR[R] Yes
(Perhaps if she wore a football helmet around the home office the boys would take her more seriously.) And while she always appears composed and unruffled--the picture of self-possession--under the surface she's paddling furiously like a swan on Dexedrine. (It's a hard-knock life when you're on track to finish last in the ratings race for the third year running.)
The new biography uses current psychological understanding to paint an unvarnished picture of the artist as narcissist and addict: Dexedrine for the work, Seconal at night, a lit cigarette hanging from his mouth at all times (from six to seven packs a day), alcohol, work, stress, sex instead of sleep, the unquenchable need for struggle--and the daily dread of death.