Adderall XR is a medication used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It is a central nervous system stimulant that works by increasing levels of the neurotransmitters dopamine and norepinephrine in the brain. Adderall XR is available as an oral capsule, which is taken once daily.
The most common side effects of Adderall XR include:
– difficulty sleeping
– dry mouth
– loss of appetite
– weight loss
– stomach pain
Less common side effects include:
– psychotic symptoms (hallucinations, paranoia, delusions)
If you experience any of the above side effects, please consult with your doctor. Adderall XR may not be suitable for everyone, so it is important to speak to a medical professional before starting this medication.
How Adderall XR Works:
Adderall XR is a central nervous system stimulant. It works by increasing levels of the neurotransmitters dopamine and norepinephrine in the brain. These neurotransmitters are responsible for regulating mood, attention, and behavior. By increasing their levels, Adderall XR can help to improve symptoms of ADHD.
Adderall XR is available in three different dosages:
– 5 mg
– 10 mg
– 25 mg
The usual starting dose of Adderall XR is 10 mg once daily. Your doctor may adjust your dose depending on how well Adderall XR works for you and tolerability of side effects.
Adderall XR may not be suitable for everyone. It is important to speak to a medical professional before starting this medication. Adderall XR may interact with other medications, so please make sure to share all medications that you are taking with your doctor.
If you experience any serious side effects, please seek medical attention immediately.