Ambar methamphetamine/phenobarbital advertisement, 1964|
JAMA: the Journal of the American Medical Association, Vol. 1, No. 5385.
"Adorable" then... deplorable now.
In overweight... control food and mood all day long with a single morning dose.
Ambar #1 Extentabs® (methamphetamine HCl 10 mg., phenobarbital 64.8 mg.[1 gr.])
Ambar #2 Extentabs® (methamphetamine HCl 15 mg., phenobarbital 64.8 mg.[1 gr.])
Brief summary / Indications: Ambar suppresses appetite and offsets emotional reactions to dieting. Side Effects: Nervousness or excitement occasionally noted, but usually infrequent at recommended dosages. Warning: phenobarbital, in excessive and prolonged use, may be habit forming. Precautions: Administer with caution in the presence of cardiovascular disease or hypertension. Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to barbiturates or sympathomimetics; patients with advanced renal or hepatic disease.
A.H. Robins Co., Inc., Richmond, Va. 23220       Robins