amphetamine sulfate

noun
a sulfate derivative of amphetamine that is used as a stimulant for the central nervous system
Hypernyms: ↑amphetamine, ↑pep pill, ↑upper, ↑speed

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  • amphetamine — Closely related in its structure and action to ephedrine and other sympathomimetic amines. A psychostimulant substance that can be abused. a. (4 chlorophenoxy)acetate same actions and uses as a. sulfate. a. phosphate same actions and uses as a.… …   Medical dictionary

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