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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has received Food and Drug Administration approval for methamphetamine HCl tablets USP 5 mg CII.