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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Should be equivalent, cheaper though!.
Dr. William Singer
51 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Generic vs. brand: While generics are claimed to be the exact equivalent as brand name medications, individuals may respond better to trade name medications. However mo ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
41 years experience Pediatrics
Generic: forms are usually similar to if not identical to the name brand products. This is the generic form.
Dr. William Singer
51 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Essentially: It is a term used for generic form of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Generally none: Some people have complained that one of the generic brands which i cannot mention here does not last as long as the brand name. I simply tell them to ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Several, is cost- effective & works fine if doses more than once a day since it is not long-acting like the xr form.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
45 years experience Child Psychiatry
Adderall: brand name: For 'mixed salts of a single entity amphetamine product.' various generic names occur including mixed amphetamine salts, amphetamine-dextroamphetamine ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Mostly price!
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
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Usually OK: Usually most people do not have any problems switching to generics. That being said, the only times I have had issues is with "xr" or extended release ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
45 years experience Child Psychiatry
Generics can differ: It is necessary to discuss this with your prescriber and request the prescriber to indicate "brand medically necessary" and/or any other language requ ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joan Kinlan
52 years experience Psychiatry
Not True: All of us doctors are very happy to report to the fda when patients have problems like this and we are very successful in getting them stopped. Thank ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. K. Olson
Dr. K. Olson answered
39 years experience Psychiatry
Meds without $: Many of the drug companies have programs to assist those with low income. If you were to visit their web site you can find indigent programs - and the ... Read More
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