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Adderall Addiction

Uses of Adderall

The universal treatment for people suffering from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD; an amphetamine which stimulates the central nervous system and calms down their nerves so that they can sit down and concentrate which is otherwise impossible in cases of ADHD. It is also prescribed for individuals suffering from narcolepsy and depression, in other words; any neurological disorder where in the central nervous system are to be treated.

How the Addiction Works

The drug is basically a stimulant which acts directly on the central nervous system through the neurotransmitters. Users of adderall describe their feeling while intoxicated with it is that they feel more focused, refreshed and are able to concentrate for longer periods of time. They are able to think faster and their memory seems to sharpen. These effects are also coupled with increased heart rate, precipitations and blood pressure.

Rise of Adderall amongst College Students

Given the fact that adderall stimulates the central nervous system and the users feel refreshed and able to focus for longer periods of time, college students started taking the drug to improve their concentration while preparing for their exams. A shot of adderall just before the exams resulting in increased productivity keep on attracting more and more college crowd towards. Also called as 'speed', this drug became one of the most commonly used campus drugs.

Effects of Adderall

The worst effect of adderall is that the effect of the drug on individuals last for a few hours and when it comes down the body gives away to constant vomiting, exhaustiveness and irritability.

Other side effects include:

  • Insomnia
  • Headache
  • Its appetite suppressing properties cause loss of appetite leading to weight loss
  • Dizziness
  • Restlessness
  • Nausea
  • Hallucinations
  • Tourettes Syndrome

Adderall in California

With such adverse effects and increasing illegal usage of the drugs especially by college students, the California Govt. has devised some strict regulations for individuals found with drugs without legit prescription.

According to the code 4324(a), if an individual is found in possession of forged or altered prescription of adderall, they can be charged even if any actual possession of the drug is not found. The individuals can be sentenced up to maximum 1 year or 3years of jail time and up to a fine of thousand dollars.

It is very important to check illegal usage of adderall because it highly effects the younger generation who have a bright future ahead.

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