What is Adderall XR 30mg?
Adderall XR 30mg improve focus for people with inattentive ADHD, and decrease impulsivity and hyperactive behavior, the hallmark symptoms in patients with the condition. It has not been studied in children under the age of 6.
Adderall XR 30mg belongs to a class of drugs called central nervous system stimulants. The drug works by increasing levels of the brain chemical dopamine, which stimulates the brain.
Adderall XR ingredients
Adderall XR 30mg contains a mixture of different forms of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine. Specifically, these forms include amphetamine aspartate, amphetamine sulfate, dextroamphetamine saccharate, and dextroamphetamine sulfate.
Side effects Adderall XR 30mg
Adderall XR 30mg can cause mild or serious side effects. The following list contains some of the key side effects that may occur while taking Adderall. This list doesn’t include all possible side effects.
For more information on the possible side effects of Adderall, or tips on how to deal with a troubling side effect, talk with your doctor or pharmacist.
More common side effects
The more common side effects of Adderall can include:
- lack of appetite
- dry mouth
- trouble sleeping
- stomach pain
- weight loss
These side effects may go away within a few days or a couple of weeks. If they’re more severe or don’t go away, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Serious side effects
Serious side effects and their symptoms can include the following:
- heart problems including high blood pressure, rapid heartbeat, heart attack, and stroke
- impaired or delusional thinking
- agitated or aggressive behavior
- blurred vision
- severe allergic reaction
- muscle breakdown called rhabdomyolysis
Adderall XR 30mg is safe to use long term when taken at doctor-recommended dosages. For many people, common side effects such as loss of appetite, dry mouth, or insomnia are reduced with continued use of the drug. For others, these side effects may continue.
Long-term use of Adderall or other stimulants may cause some changes in the brain, such as decreases in the amount of the chemical messenger dopamine. This seems more likely to happen in people who abuse Adderall in high doses.
When Adderall is misused or abused, long-term use can lead to physical and psychological dependence. Inappropriate use can lead to many serious side effects, including:
- severe insomnia (trouble sleeping)
- skin disorders
- moodiness or irritability
- symptoms of psychosis such as aggression and hallucinations
- heart damage
- anorexia and unwanted weight loss