Adderall is an inferior drug, asserts Hart, because of its side effects.
One reason it's hard to conclusively decide whether Adderall works as a " smart pill" is because its effects are so diffuse.
Halpern prescribes the medi-meth for patients who get recurrent urinary-tract infections—a side effect from Adderall or Ritalin.
Adderall—and, broadly, study drugs and the mystique surrounding them—is at its annual high-water mark this finals season.
These steroids were mental—amphetamine-based ADHD drugs, particularly Adderall, as a way to sharpen focus and gain an edge.
"Smart drugs" like Adderall and Ritalin are wildly popular on college campuses, particularly in the United States.
Annie (Alison Brie) was a perfectionist and overachiever who crashed and burned after an Adderall addiction.
There are the many-claused thickets of adverbs and unlikely similes of writing done on Adderall.
Scientists are having a hard time showing that Adderall and Ritalin, when used as "smart pills," actually work.
“I had such a different opinion of Adderall in high school; people were able to explore the things they loved,” she says.