Adderall Infographic

Last Edited: February 20, 2020

Patricia Howard, LMFT, CADC

Clinically Reviewed
Edward Jamison, MS, CAP, ICADC, LADC

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Adderall is a CNS stimulant (“upper”) amphetamine that is used to treat ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder). It consists of both amphetamine and dextroamphetamine. Like all amphetamines, Adderall is classified by its ability to increase neurotransmitter activity the brain by imitating Adrenaline. Visit the Adderall Page for more information.