Adderall is a prescription used to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) for both children and adults.It is a combination drug that includes amphetamine and dextroamphetamine. It acts as a stimulant on the brain and central nervous system and it will change the chemistry of the brain when any one intakes it.
Adderall is used to treat ADHD but it can be also used to treat narcolepsy also. Narcolepsy is a sleep disorder which involves sleepiness , sleep attacks, sleep paralysis etc..It is believed that 4-5% of adults in US has ADHD although some has not been diagnosed also.
Some Symptoms why Adderall is used in adults who are affected by ADHD are :
- Concentration and memory problem
- Problem on organizing and finishing task
- Difficulty to follow in a direction
Adderall is only available by prescription. It will be there in varying dosage amount and it is available in immediate level and extended level versions. When the physician prescribes this medicine for ADHD, for achieving a good result they will start in a small amount and increases incrementally .
When someone takes Adderall for ADHD helps them to focus, concentrate and control their behaviour. If someone have this drug for ADHD they will get calming effect but without ADHD and intake of this will give a negative effect. If we have without prescription they may have nervousness, changes in heart rate and blood pressure and even psychosis.