DESOXYN SIDE EFFECTS
- Generic Name: methamphetamine hydrochloride
- Brand Name: Desoxyn
The following are adverse reactions in decreasing order of severity within each category that have been reported:
Elevation of blood pressure, tachycardia and palpitation. Fatal cardiorespiratory arrest has been reported, mostly in the context of abuse/misuse.
Central Nervous System
Psychotic episodes have been rarely reported at recommended doses. Dizziness, dysphoria, overstimulation, euphoria, insomnia, tremor, restlessness and headache. Exacerbation of motor and phonic tics and Tourette’s syndrome.
Impotence and changes in libido; frequent or prolonged erections.
Suppression of growth has been reported with the long-term use of stimulants in children.
SRC: NLM .