methamphetamine HCl

methamphetamine HCl (meth´amfet´əmēn´),

n brand name: Desoxyn Gradumet;
drug class: amphetamine (Controlled Substance Schedule II);
action: increases release of norepinephrine and dopamine in cerebral cortex to reticular activating system;
uses: exogenous obesity, minimal brain dysfunction, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
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This was a single-center, open-label, randomized, two-period, two-treatment, two-sequence, single dose, crossover study of the safety and pharmacokinetics of oral and IV administration of methamphetamine HCl in six healthy volunteers.