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A trademark for a drug containing a combination of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine salts.
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Academically, Ryan says he knows Adderall kept his 3.
For the first time, sales of its blockbuster attention deficit disorder drug Adderall XR were overtaken by newer drugs developed by the group - hailed as key milestone, given that Adderall is set to face generic competition from April next year.
The drug was positioned as a follow-on to Shire's Adderall/ Adderall XR (amphetamine salts), with lower potential for abuse.
They will also be summoned to court to face additional charges of possession of Adderall, and possession of Adderall with intent to distribute.
The ruling applies to 15 products: Adderall tablets, Adderall XR extended-release capsules, Concerta extended-release tablets, Daytrana transdermal system, Desoxyn tablets, Dexedrine Spansule capsules and tablets, Focalin tablets, Focalin XR extended-release capsules, Metadate CD extended-release capsules, Methylin oral solution, Methylin chewable tablets, Ritalin tablets, Ritalin SR sustained-release tablets, Ritalin LA extended-release capsules, and Strattera capsules.
Shire, the UK's third-largest phar-maceuticals group behind GlaxoSmithKline and Astra-Zeneca, said NRP104 - as it is currently known was a replacement for Adderall XR.
Basingstoke-based Shire said Barr Pharmaceuticals had agreed not to market an extended-release version of Shire's hyperactivity drug Adderall until 2009.
Companies market the drugs under such names as Ritalin, Concerta, and Adderall.
Concerns over those effects have led some doctors to urge the Food and Drug Administration to require a ``black box,'' its most serious warning, on package inserts for drugs such as Ritalin, Concerta and Adderall.
Preliminary data suggest that Adderall XR significantly improved simulated driving performance in young adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) for up to 12 hours after taking the medication, as compared with placebo.