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Synonyms for Dexedrine

an isomer of amphetamine (trade name Dexedrine) used as a central nervous system stimulant

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The author reports that nearly 6 million children take Ritalin, Dexedrine, Concerta, Adderall, and other stimulants.
ADHD drugs are euphorigenic; they cause us to feel good: methylphenidate, which is Ritalin, and dexedrine, an amphetamine; Adderol is a mix of various amphetamine salts.
In the past four years he has seen sixteen physicians, who have prescribed over nineteen medications--ritalin, dexedrine, adderall, depakote, imipramine, clonidine, thioridazine, guanfacine, tegretol, and others.
Flight surgeons may have to use stimulants and sedative medications, such as Dexedrine, Ambien, and Restoril, or other measures to manage fatigue and maintain pilot performance.
It ferrets them out from the registry, from repair disks, and by sniffing the Net like an anteater on Dexedrine.
As the drag proliferates in American society, its illegal use has grown even more rapidly than was the case with earlier stimulants, such as dexedrine and others.
Like the names of defeated princes in Tamburlaine, lithium, Librium, Prozac, amphetamine and Dexedrine recur in a sonorous litany.
Fool doctors into thinking they have Attention Deficit Disorder, so they are prescribed drugs like Ritalin and Dexedrine which suppress hunger.
Amphetamine stimulants such as Ritalin, Dexedrine, Adderal, and Cylert have been useful in treating ADHD.
The Companies specialize in high value 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 authorized generic.
Finally a number of stimulants, such as Adderall, dexedrine, and Ritalin may be used in treating pain (Cochran; Hainline).
Couldn't we all use a Dexedrine now and then to get to 5 o'clock?
The doctor, who lived in Cwmbran and practised in Newport, Gwent, at the time of his trial, wasalsopushing sedatives like Temazepam, Diazepamand Lorazepam, powerful painkillers including Palfium, Dihydrocodeine, zydol and solpadol and uppers like Dexedrine.
Other areas are seeing an increase in the prescribing of strong stimulants such as Ritalin, Modafinil, and Dexedrine, as well as antidepressant Atomoxetine - which can all counteract hyperactivity.