Stimulant medications

Preparations

Amphetamines

  • Adzenys XR-ODT
    • Extended release tablets: 3.1 mg, 6.3 mg, 9.4 mg, 12.5 mg, 15.7 mg, 18.8 mg
    • Usual dose: 6.3 to 18.8 mg OD am
  • Eveko:
    • Tablets: 5 mg and 10 mg
    • Usual dose: 2.5 mg am to 20 mg BID
  • ProCentra:
    • Liquid suspension 5mg/5ml
    • Usual dose: 2.5 mg to 20 mg
  • Zenzedi:
    • Tablets: 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 7.5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg
    • Usual dose: 2.5 mg to 20 mg BID
  • Danavel XR:
    • Liquid suspension 2.5 mg/ ml
    • Usual dose: 2.5 mg to 20 mg OD am

Dextroamphetamines

  • Dexedrine
    • Tablets: 5 mg
    • Capsules: 10 mg, 15 mg

Amphetamine-Dextroamphetamine:

  • Adderall:
    • Tablets: 5 mg, 75 mg, 10 mg, 12.5 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg. 30 mg
    • usual dose:

Methylfenidates

  • ¬†Aptensio
    • Capsule, delayed release: 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg, 50 mg, 60 mg
    • Usual dose: 10 mg to 60 mg Qam
  • Ritalin
    • Tablets: 10 mg, 20 mg
    • Tablets SR: 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg
    • Usual dose: 10 mg to 20 mg BID in the morning
  • Quillichew ER
    • Chewable tablets: 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg
    • Usual dose: 20 mg to 60 mg Qam
  • Quillivant XR
    • Liquid suspension
    • Usual dose: 20 mg to 60 mg Qam

Drug Class

  • Stimulants
  • ADHD medications

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