Effects of Tyrosine, Phentermine, Caffeine d-amphetamine, and Placebo on Cognitive and Motor Performance Deficits During Sleep Deprivation

@article{Magill2003EffectsOT,
  title={Effects of Tyrosine, Phentermine, Caffeine d-amphetamine, and Placebo on Cognitive and Motor Performance Deficits During Sleep Deprivation},
  author={Richard A. Magill and William F. Waters and George A Bray and Julia Volaufova and Steven R Smith and Harris R. Lieberman and Nancy McNevin and Donna H. Ryan},
  journal={Nutritional Neuroscience},
  year={2003},
  volume={6},
  pages={237 - 246}
}
Abstract Cognitive and motor performance are critical in many circumstances and are impaired by sleep deprivation. We administered placebo, tyrosine 150 mg/kg, caffeine 300 mg/70 kg, phentermine 37.5 mg and d-amphetamine 20 mg at 15.30 h following overnight sleep deprivation and compare their effects on cognitive and motor performance in healthy young men. Tests of visual scanning, running memory, logical reasoning, mathematical processing, the Stroop task, four-choice serial reaction time… 
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