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Centedrine Brand names, Centedrine Analogs

Centedrine Brand Names Mixture

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Centedrine Chemical_Formula


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Centedrine fda sheet

Centedrine FDA

Centedrine msds (material safety sheet)

Centedrine MSDS

Centedrine Synthesis Reference

M. Hartmann, L. Panizzon, U.S. Pat. 2,507,631 (1950)

Centedrine Molecular Weight

233.306 g/mol

Centedrine Melting Point


Centedrine H2O Solubility


Centedrine State


Centedrine LogP


Centedrine Dosage Forms

Tablets; Tablets (sustained release)

Centedrine Indication

For use as an integral part of a total treatment program which typically includes other remedial measures (psychological, educational, social) for a stabilizing effect in children with a behavioral syndrome characterized by the following group of developmentally inappropriate symptoms: moderate-to-severe distractibility, short attention span, hyperactivity, emotional lability, and impulsivity.

Centedrine Pharmacology

Methylphenidate is a central nervous system stimulant used most commonly in the treatment of attention-deficit disorders in children and for narcolepsy. Its mechanisms appear to be similar to those of dextroamphetamine.

Centedrine Absorption

Readily absorbed in a biphasic manner. It reaches peak absorption at approximately two hours for the first phase and five hours for the second phase. Bioavailability is low (approximately 30%)

Centedrine side effects and Toxicity

Symptoms of overdose include vomiting, agitation, tremors, hyperreflexia, muscle twitching, convulsions (may be followed by coma), euphoria, confusion, hallucinations, delirium, sweating, flushing, headache, hyperpyrexia, tachycardia, palpitations, cardiac arrhythmias, hypertension, mydriasis, and dryness of mucous membranes. LD50=190mg/kg (orally in mice)

Centedrine Patient Information

Centedrine Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals