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Can an athlete be taking Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) while participating in sports?

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Dr. William Singer
50 years experience in Pediatric Neurology
Athletics: There should be no physical problem participating in athletics while taking adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). There are ncaa rules regarding taking medications like Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and participating in sports. The ncaa can provide guidelines for documenting the need for you to take adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine).
Answered on Jan 7, 2015

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