Amphetamine (contracted from alpha-methylphenethylamine) is a central nervous system (CNS) stimulant Hence, this is used in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), narcolepsy, and obesity.

Amphetamine was discovered in 1887 and exists as two enantiomers. This includes the levoamphetamine and dextroamphetamine. In addition, this chemical properly refers to a specific chemical, the racemic free base. It is equal parts of the two enantiomers, levoamphetamine and dextroamphetamine, in their pure amine forms.

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