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Doctors' Answers to "Frequently Asked Questions" - Dexedrine


These comments are made for the purpose of discussion and should NOT be used as recommendations for or against therapies or other treatments. An indi vidual patient is always advised to consult their own physician.

[posted 08/11/1999]
Question: I would like to know if incontinence or pants wetting has ever been
reported, or shown with the use of Dexadrine. My daughter was put on
Dexadrine at the age of four, and was going through potty training at
the same time. She has just turned six, and still has a problem with
wetting her pants during the day, when the medication is being taken,
she takes two doses a day of 5 mg each, one in the morning, and one
about 5 hours later. She however does not have a problem with wetting
her pants at night, when the medication's strength is not as severe,
which leads to this question. Any information you can give me about
this issue would be greatly appreciated.

Bill Herreid - return e-mail to: billalan@busynet.net


Answer: I have no information, you might try the manufacturer's scientific department:Smith/Kline/Beecham 800-242-1718

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