Active Ingredient(s):Pemoline FDA Approved: * January 27, 1975 Pharm Company: *ABBOTT Category:ADD / ADHD
Pemoline is a stimulant drug of the 4-oxazolidinone class. It was first synthesized in 1913 but its activity was not discovered until the 1930s. Under the names Betanamin, Cylert, Tradon, and Ceractiv it was used as a medication to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy. Under the Convention on Psychotropic Substances, it is a Schedule IV drug. It is no longer generally available in the United States as a r...
* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers. 2 Discussions