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Adderall: Oral tablet

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  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

Available Strengths
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Adderall 15mg Tab
Shire US Inc
Pill Identification: AD  |  15
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Adderall 12.5mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: 12.5,d p  |  12.5,AD
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Adderall 20mg Tab
Shire US Inc
Pill Identification: AD  |  20
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Adderall 10mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: 10,dp  |  1 0,AD
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Adderall 30mg Tab
Shire US Inc
Pill Identification: AD  |  30
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Adderall 20mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: AD,dp  |  2 0,20
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Adderall 15mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: 15,d p  |  15,AD
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Adderall 7.5mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: 7.5,d p  |  7.5,AD
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Adderall 7.5mg Tab
Shire US Inc
Pill Identification: AD  |  7.5
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Adderall 10mg Tab
Shire US Inc
Pill Identification: AD  |  10
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Adderall 10mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: 10,dp  |  1 0,AD
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Adderall 12.5mg Tab
Shire US Inc
Pill Identification: AD  |  12.5
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Adderall 10mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: 10,dp  |  1 0,AD
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Adderall 5mg Tab
Shire US Inc
Pill Identification: AD  |  5
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Adderall 5mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: AD,dp  |  5
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Adderall 30mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA
Pill Identification: AD,dp  |  3 0,30
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Adderall 10mg Tablet
Teva Select Brands
Pill Identification: dp  |  1 0
How This Drug Works
ADHD Agents
ADHD agents are most often stimulants that increase alertness, wakefulness, focus and concentration. They help when neurotransmitters between neurons within the brain are unable to send signals past the synapse.
"Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, agents are most often stimulants that increase alertness, wakefulness, focus and concentration. They help when neurotransmitters between neurons within the brain are unable to send signals past the synapse. <br><br> This inability to transmit signals is due to either the existence of too few transmitters or because the neurotransmitters are recycled too quickly, thus inhibiting the transmission of the signal to the next neuron. This decreases the ability to concentrate or focus.<br><br> ADHD stimulants increase the amount of neurotransmitters between neurons by either releasing more neurotransmitters from the synapse or blocking or slowing their recycling process. This increases the signalâ¬"s effectivness between neurons and makes the pathways in the brain more efficient, thus improving the ability to concentrate or focus."
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Adderall: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

AMPHETAMINE; DEXTROAMPHETAMINE(am FET a meen; dex troe am FET a meen) is used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It may also be used for narcolepsy. Federal law prohibits giving this medicine to any person other than the person for whom it was prescribed. Do not share this medicine with anyone else.

Similar Generic Drugs : Amphetamine Salts: Oral tablet

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Adderall: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
63.38%
36.62%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
17.61%
52.11%
26.76%
3.52%
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