Active ingredients: dexamfetamine
What it is used for
INDICATIONS AS AT 22 January 1997: Narcolepsy and hyperkinetic behaviour disorders in children.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Lifetime is 18 Months.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
A white round flat plain tablet with bevelled edges, one face plain, one embossed 'D5' about break bar and diameter 5/16".
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine requires authorisation for prescription from your doctor.It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient dexamfetamine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems