|This helps them complete everyday
tasks that are normally very difficult for them. This medication
is made to be effective in the body for up to 12 hours. Adderall
has done this to eliminate the need to take ADHD medication
several times throughout the day.
One of the medications that you must take
several times a day is another common ADHD medication called
Ritalin. Adderall has been approved for children six years and
up to take. It is not approved for children under the age of
six, and if it was approved, may not be practical, as you must
swallow the tablet whole.
Tablets cannot be split in half or crushed, as
they are timed release tablets. Adderall has been prescribed
over 50 million times and has been proven to work well.
Methylphenidate, one of the main ingredients in Adderall has
been prescribed for over 50 years. Methylphenidate is the main
central nervous system stimulant that is used in Adderall. This
ingredient is also used in a similar medication called Ritalin.
In a study with over 600 reviews the effectivness of the
medication received four stars out of five stars. When it came
to ease of use, the medication received an average of four stars
out of five stars. The satisfaction of the medication use was
rated 3.5 stars out of 5 stars.
Many people are very satisfied with their use of this
medication. There are some possible side effects that may effect
some people. These include, dry mouth, nausea, decreased
appetite, headache, and insomnia.
Most people believe that the benefits of the
Adderall outweigh the side effects. Some very serious side
effects are fast or pounding heartbeats, feeling as if you might
faint, red skin rash, severe anger or aggression, severe stomach
pain or vomiting. If you experience any of these you should
consult your doctor immediately to see if you should continue to
take the medication. If you think you might be having an
allergic reaction, contact your emergency services right away.
Overall, this medication seems to be a great medication when it
comes to treating ADHD. Ask your doctor if you think you might
have ADHD and if Adderall could be right for you.