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Dextroamphetamine

Basics

Name

Dextroamphetamine

Pronunciation

(deks troe am FET a meen)

Brand Names: US

  • Dexedrine
  • ProCentra
  • Zenzedi

Therapeutic Category

  • Amphetamine
  • Anorexiant
  • Central Nervous System Stimulant

Medication Safety Issues

Sound-alike/look-alike issues:

Dexedrine may be confused with dextran, Excedrin

Dextroamphetamine may be confused with dexamethasone

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