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Descriptor in English: Amphetamine
Descriptor in Spanish: Anfetamina
Descriptor in Portuguese: Anfetamina
Descriptor in French: Amfétamine
Entry term(s): Amfetamine
Amphetamine Sulfate
Amphetamine Sulfate (2:1)
Centramina
Desoxynorephedrin
Fenamine
Levoamphetamine
Mydrial
Phenamine
Phenopromin
Sulfate, Amphetamine
Thyramine
l Amphetamine
l-Amphetamine
levo Amphetamine
levo-Amphetamine
Tree number(s): D02.092.471.683.152.110
Scope note: A powerful central nervous system stimulant and sympathomimetic. Amphetamine has multiple mechanisms of action including blocking uptake of adrenergics and dopamine, stimulation of release of monamines, and inhibiting monoamine oxidase. Amphetamine is also a drug of abuse and a psychotomimetic. The l- and the d,l-forms are included here. The l-form has less central nervous system activity but stronger cardiovascular effects. The d-form is DEXTROAMPHETAMINE.
Annotation: a specific chem: do not confuse with AMPHETAMINES; d-amphetamine = DEXTROAMPHETAMINE; N-methylamphetamine = METHAMPHETAMINE
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
DeCS UI: 676
Descriptor UI: D000661
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/05
Amphetamine - Preferred
Concept UI M0001012
Scope note A powerful central nervous system stimulant and sympathomimetic. Amphetamine has multiple mechanisms of action including blocking uptake of adrenergics and dopamine, stimulation of release of monamines, and inhibiting monoamine oxidase. Amphetamine is also a drug of abuse and a psychotomimetic. The l- and the d,l-forms are included here. The l-form has less central nervous system activity but stronger cardiovascular effects. The d-form is DEXTROAMPHETAMINE.
Preferred term Amphetamine
Entry term(s) Amfetamine
Desoxynorephedrin
Phenamine
Phenopromin
Centramina - Narrower
Concept UI M0432470
Preferred term Centramina
Fenamine - Narrower
Concept UI M0370892
Preferred term Fenamine
Mydrial - Narrower
Concept UI M0370893
Preferred term Mydrial
Thyramine - Narrower
Concept UI M0370894
Preferred term Thyramine
Amphetamine Sulfate - Narrower
Concept UI M0331305
Preferred term Amphetamine Sulfate
Entry term(s) Amphetamine Sulfate (2:1)
Sulfate, Amphetamine
l-Amphetamine - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0001013
Preferred term l-Amphetamine
Entry term(s) Levoamphetamine
l Amphetamine
levo Amphetamine
levo-Amphetamine



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