Adderall is a is a central nervous system stimulant prescription medicine. It is used for the treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. . Adderall may help increase attention and decrease impulsiveness and hyperactivity in patients with ADHD. Adderall should be used as part of a total treatment program for ADHD that may include counseling or other therapies. Adderall is also used in the treatment of a sleep disorder called narcolepsy.
Adderall is a federally controlled substance (CII) because it can be abused or lead to dependence. Keep Adderall in a safe place to prevent misuse and abuse. Selling of or giving away Adderall may harm others and is against the law.
Tell your doctor if you or your child have (or have a family history of) ever abused or been dependent on alcohol, prescription medicines or street drugs.
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