• nburke77 nburke77
    May 19, 2010
    Focalin an Amphetamine?
    nburke77 nburke77
    May 19, 2010

    Is Focalin an Amphetamine? I have a DOT drug test and am just now finding out that Focalin (which Ive been on for 2 years now) might be an Amphetamine.

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  • Eileen Bailey
    Health Guide
    May 21, 2010
    Eileen Bailey
    Health Guide
    May 21, 2010

    Thank you for your question and welcome to ADHDCentral.com.

     

    I am not a medical professional and cannot give you medical advice.


    Focalin is a stimulant medication. The main ingredient is methylphenidate (not amphetamine). These medications can sometimes show up on drug testing as amphetamines.

     

    To read more: Drug Screening and ADHD Medications

     

    Eileen


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