Benzedrex vs Methamphetamine

Benzedrex
(OTC)
Methamphetamine
(Rx)
Benzedrex is a respiratory medication.
Methamphetamine is an ADHD medication and a CNS stimulant.
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.4
Slightly Satisfied
Concern level
3.2
Helpfulness
for ADHD
4.2
Concern level
3.6
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
3,310 Discussions
59,329 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Tiredness
#2 for ADHD
Our data suggest that some patients take Benzedrex for Tiredness, ADHD and ADD, although this is not an approved use. In addition, it is approved for Congestion and Nasal Congestion.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for ADHD
#2 for ADD
Methamphetamine is prescribed for ADHD and ADD and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that some patients take it for Narcolepsy, although this is not an approved use.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Ben
Euphoria
10
Addiction
3
Vomiting
2
Burps
2
Depression
2
Tachycardia
1
Hallucinations
1
Psychosis
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Palpitations
1
Met
Addiction
9
Euphoria
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Psychosis
2
Neurotoxicity
1
Paranoia
1
Seizures
1
Hallucinations
1
Brain Damage
1
Heart Attack
1
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Methamphetamine
Met
Euphoria
Ben
Met
10
3
Addiction
Ben
Met
3
9
Vomiting
Ben
Met
2
0
Burps
Ben
Met
2
0
Depression
Ben
Met
2
0
Tachycardia
Ben
Met
1
0
Hallucinations
Ben
Met
1
1
Psychosis
Ben
Met
1
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
Ben
Met
1
2
Palpitations
Ben
Met
1
0
Addiction
Met
Ben
9
3
Euphoria
Met
Ben
3
10
Withdrawal Symptoms
Met
Ben
2
1
Psychosis
Met
Ben
2
1
Neurotoxicity
Met
Ben
1
0
Paranoia
Met
Ben
1
0
Seizures
Met
Ben
1
0
Hallucinations
Met
Ben
1
1
Brain Damage
Met
Ben
1
0
Heart Attack
Met
Ben
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Methamphetamine during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Benzedrex and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Methamphetamine and alcohol.
Method of use
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Inhalation
Pill
Dosages
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Inhaler:
Tablet: 5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Propylhexedrine
Methamphetamine Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Benzedrex and Methamphetamine: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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