Adderall

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Related to Adderal XR: Concerta

Ad·der·all

 (ăd′ər-ôl′)
A trademark for a drug containing a combination of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine salts.
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Only four stimulants are approved by the Food and Drug Administration for adults: Adderal XR (dextroamphetamine/amphetamine), with a 9-hour duration of action and 15- to 30-mg dosage range; Focalin XR (dexmethylphenidate), with an 8- to 12-hour duration of action and dosage range of 20-40 mg; Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate), with a duration of 12 hours and dosing at 30-70 mg; and Concerta (methylphenidate extended-release), with a 12-hour duration of action and dosage range of 18-54 mg.
Only four stimulants are approved by the Food and Drug Administration for adults: Adderal XR (dextroam-phetamine/amphetamine), with a 9-hour duration of action and 15- to 30-mg dosage range; Focalin XR (dexmethylphenidate), with an 8- to 12-hour duration of action and dosage range of 20-40 mg; Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate), with a duration of 12 hours and dosing at 30-70 mg; and Concerta (methylphenidate extended-release), with a 12-hour duration of action and dosage range of 18-54 mg.
Shire was boosted by news that it was in talks to settle a dispute over a rival's plan to make a generic version of its hyperactivity drug Adderal XR, rising 23p to 835p.