Focalin contains dexmethylphenidate whereas Adderall contains a mixture of amphetamine salts (MAS). Both have a high potential for abuse.
Focalin (dexmethylphenidate) and Adderall (amphetamine and Focalin XR is 5 mg/day for pediatric patients and 10 mg/day for adult patients.
Focalin XR was administered to 46 children and 7 adolescents with ADHD for up to 7 weeks and 206 adults with ADHD in clinical studies. During the clinical.
If you're an adult, most of the long-term worry about ADHD meds has to do with the how they affect other conditions you have. Your doctor will.
If you have been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), you may be prescribed Focalin or Adderall.