• Amphetamine (Speed)

    Amphetamine is a central nervous system stimulant that is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, narcolepsy, and obesity. Amphetamine was discovered as a chemical in 1887 by Lazăr Edeleanu, and then as a drug in the late 1920s.
    IUPAC ID: 1-phenylpropan-2-amine
    Addiction liability: Moderate
    AHFS/Drugs.com: Monograph
    ATC code: N06BA01 (WHO) N06BA02 (WHO) N06BA12 (WHO)
    Bioavailability: Oral: ~90%
    Duration of action: IR dosing: 3–6 hours; XR dosing: 8–12 hours
    Elimination half-life: D-amph: 9–11 hours; L-amph: 11–14 hours; pH-dependent: 7–34 hours

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