dextroamphetamine(redirected from Dextroamphetamine saccharate)
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A drug, C9H13N, that is the dextrorotatory isomer of amphetamine and is used in the form of its sulfate salt as a central nervous system stimulant to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and narcolepsy. It is used illegally as a stimulant.
(Pharmacology) a dextrorotatory amphetamine, used to suppress appetite
dex•tro•am•phet•a•mine(ˌdɛk stroʊ æmˈfɛt əˌmin, -mɪn)
a dextrorotatory isomer of amphetamine, more active than the levorotatory form, used as a central nervous system stimulant.