Dexedrine

Dexedrine

[dek-si-dreen, -drin]
Pharmacology, Trademark.
a brand of dextroamphetamine.
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Dexedrine (ˈdɛksɪˌdriːn)
 
n
a trademark for dextroamphetamine

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Dexedrine
1942, trademark (Smith, Kline and French Laboratories) for dexamphetamine sulphate, probably from dextro- + chemical ending from Benzedrine, etc.
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Dexedrine Dex·e·drine (děk'sĭ-drĭn, -drēn')

A trademark used for dextroamphetamine.

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