Adderall

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Adderall

  1. (trademark) A psychostimulant medication composed of racemic amphetamine aspartate monohydrate, racemic amphetamine sulfate, dextroamphetamine saccharide, and dextroamphetamine sulfate, believed to work by increasing the amount of dopamine and norepinephrine in the brain.
    • "Doctors and the media have helped to create the belief that the best way to treat ADD/ADHD is with stimulant medications, such as Ritalin or Adderall". -- Jay Gordon, The ADD and ADHD Cure: The Natural Way to Treat Hyperactivity and Refocus Your Child

References[edit]

  • 1. "Adderall XR prescribing information" . Shire US. March 2009. Retrieved 2009-06-23.
 2. "ADDERALL (CII)"  (PDF). FDA. March 2007. Retrieved 2009-06-23.