noun. ['æmˈfɛtəˌmiːn'] a central nervous system stimulant that increases energy and decreases appetite; used to treat narcolepsy and some forms of depression.
- amphetamine sulfate
- dextroamphetamine sulphate
- stimulant drug
- drug of abuse
- chicken feed
- amphetamine sulphate
- street drug
- pep pill
- methamphetamine hydrochloride
Rhymes with Amphetamine
Sentences with amphetamine
1. Noun, singular or mass
Adderall is a combination of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine, and as such can be habit forming 1.
Dextroamphetamine and amphetamine work by increasing the amount of dopamine released in the brain.
3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
In some dogs, amphetamine poisoning might have the opposite effect, the animal appearing sedated.