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Adderall would usually be prescribed for an individual who has been diagnosed with ADD or ADHD. Some doctors are now prescribing it for depression and weight loss.

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Q: Why would someone be prescribed Adderall?
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Will blood test show dosage prescribed?

the question should have read: would a blood test show a dosage prescribed if someone is on adderall- or just a positive for this medication?

What does Adderall do if your not prescribed?

the same thing it does if you are prescribed.

Would you be ok if you take 140 mg of Adderall XR that is not prescribed to you?


Is Adderall prescribed in France?

No, it's not! Other medications are but not adderall.

When to administer Adderall?

The "straight up" (legal) answer would be: Administer Adderall (mixed amphetamine salts or MAS) only to the person to whom it is prescribed, exactly as prescribed. Adderall is a "schedule II" drug, and as such, it is illegal for anyone to take or possess it if it is not prescribed to them unless that person is responsible for administering it to a minor prescribed the medication.

Why would you prescribe Adderall?

Adderall in most cases is prescribed for A.D.D(attention deficit disorder) or A.D.H.D(attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) but in some cases is also prescribed for Narcolepsy. Hope that helps

Is Adderall carcinogenic?

Adderall is a drug that is prescribed for the treatment of narcolepsy and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. No, Adderall is not carcinogenic.

Why does psychiatrist precribe Adderall an Xanax together?

Because Adderall is presdcribed for the treatment of ADHD, depression, and narcolepsy. If you have either of these(or similar diseases) you will be prescribed Adderall. Xanax is prescribed for people with anxiety, insomnia and epilepsy. So if you were for example a patient with ADHD and anxiety you may be prescribed Xanax and Adderall.

Why is Adderall prescribed to adults?

adderall is prescribed to adults to help them focus or stay calm, doctors may also prescribe it for weight loss

Is adderall prescribed to adults?

Adderall is prescribed to adults to help them focus or stay calm, doctors may also prescribe it for weight loss

Can you take Mucinex after taking Adderall?

i think it would depend on the individual.... if the ingredients in mucinex are safe to mix with adderall and whether or not you are actually prescribed adderall or using it recreational just my thoughts lol

Why is Adderall prescribed to people?

To help with their ADD/ADHD

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