PDR Health



Desoxyn is a powerful stimulant that is used to treat ADHD and obesity. It is also sometimes used as a party drug. Desoxyn is a Schedule II controlled substance in the United States.

Side effects:

Desoxyn can cause side effects including headaches, dizziness, stomach problems, and trouble sleeping. It can also be addictive and lead to abuse.


Desoxyn is available in tablets and oral solution. The usual dose for ADHD is 5-60 mg per day. The usual dose for obesity is 10-25 mg per day.

Desoxyn should only be used as directed by a doctor. It is important to follow the dosage instructions carefully to avoid side effects and addiction.


Desoxyn may not be suitable for people with certain medical conditions, such as heart problems, high blood pressure, and seizure disorders. It is also not recommended for pregnant or breastfeeding women.

If you have any concerns about whether Desoxyn is right for you, talk to your doctor.

Desoxyn should not be taken with alcohol or other drugs that can cause drowsiness or dizziness. Desoxyn can also interact with other medications, so be sure to tell your doctor about all the medications you are taking.

Desoxyn can be habit-forming, so it is important to take it only as directed. If you think you may be addicted to Desoxyn, talk to your doctor about treatment options.