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Definitions and Synonyms of amphetamine | Another word for amphetamine | What is amphetamine?

Definition 1: a central nervous system stimulant that increases energy and decreases appetite; used to treat narcolepsy and some forms of depression - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for amphetamine in the sense of this definition

(amphetamine is a kind of ...) a drug that is taken for nonmedicinal reasons (usually for mind-altering effects); drug abuse can lead to physical and mental damage and (with some substances) dependence and addiction

(amphetamine is a kind of ...) a drug that temporarily quickens some vital process

(... is a kind of amphetamine ) a sulfate derivative of amphetamine that is used as a stimulant for the central nervous system

(... is a kind of amphetamine ) a form of amphetamine

(... is a kind of amphetamine ) an isomer of amphetamine (trade name Dexedrine) used as a central nervous system stimulant

(... is a kind of amphetamine ) an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant

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