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Diagnostic criteria for 292.0 Amphetamine Withdrawal

These criteria are obsolete.

DSM Criteria
DSM Version
DSM IV - TR
DSM Criteria

A. Cessation of (or reduction in) amphetamine (or a related substance) use that has been heavy and prolonged. 

B. Dysphoric mood and two (or more) of the following physiological changes, developing within a few hours to several days after Criterion A: 

(1) fatigue 
(2) vivid, unpleasant dreams 
(3) Insomnia or Hypersomnia
(4) increased appetite 
(5) psychomotor retardation or agitation

C. The symptoms in Criterion B cause clinically significant distress or impairment in social, occupational, or other important areas of functioning. 

D. The symptoms are not due to a general medical condition and are not better accounted for by another mental disorder.

Reprinted with permission from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, Text Revision. Copyright 2000 American Psychiatric Association

DSM Version
DSM IV
DSM Criteria

A. Cessation of (or reduction in) amphetamine (or a related substance) use that has been heavy and prolonged. 

B. Dysphoric mood and two (or more) of the following physiological changes, developing within a few hours to several days after Criterion A: 

(1) fatigue 
(2) vivid, unpleasant dreams 
(3) Insomnia or Hypersomnia
(4) increased appetite 
(5) psychomotor retardation or agitation

C. The symptoms in Criterion B cause clinically significant distress or impairment in social, occupational, or other important areas of functioning. 

D. The symptoms are not due to a general medical condition and are not better accounted for by another mental disorder.

Reprinted with permission from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition. Copyright 1994 American Psychiatric Association