Also known as Adderall and Adderall-Xr
Amphetamine (USAN, contracted from alphamethyl-phenethylamine or α-methylphenethylamine) is 1-phenylpropan-2-amine or C9H13N. Also called amfetamine (INN). It is a psychostimulant drug of the phenethylamine class that produces increased wakefulness and focus in association with decreased fatigue and appetite.Source: Wikipedia
DEA Class 2 meaning a high potential for abuse, less abuse potential than Schedule I drugs, with use potentially leading to severe psychological or physical dependence.
Patients are most commonly prescribed amphetamine to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (adhd), blastomycosis, pick disease, and west nile virus.