Adderall XR is a prescription medicine used to treat the symptoms of narcolepsy and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Adderall XR may be used alone or with other medications.
Adderall XR belongs to a class of drugs called stimulants.
It is unknown whether Adderall XR is safe and effective in children younger than 3 years.
What are the possible side effects of Adderall XR?
Adderall XR may cause serious side effects, including:
new behavior problems,
Adderall XR isn’t intended as the sole treatment for someone with ADHD. This medication is often coupled with psychological, social, and educational interventions to help someone learn how to cope with their ADHD symptoms. Your doctor may recommend implementing those interventions before prescribing Adderall XR.