Are there any new ADHD medications?

Are there any new ADHD medications?

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Qelbree, a new non-stimulant medication for children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Experts say there are a limited number of non-stimulant treatments available for children with ADHD.

How is Adzenys different from Adderall?

Official Answer. No, Adzenys XR-ODT is the first extended-release orally disintegrating amphetamine tablet approved by the FDA after it was established that it was bioequivalent to Adderall XR (mixed amphetamine salts extended-release capsule). Adzenys XR-ODT is a patented formulation and not a generic of Adderall XR.

What is the next best thing to Adderall?

If Adderall is not right for you, your healthcare provider may recommend other prescription medications for ADHD, which can include:

  • dexmethylphenidate (Focalin XR)
  • lisdexamfetamine (Vyvanse)
  • methylphenidate (Concerta, Ritalin)

Are there any side effects to taking amphetamines?

They work in the brain by suppressing appetite but, besides being addictive, can also have dangerous side effects such as increased heart rate, hypertension and hyperthermia.

Where did they find amphetamines in Newton le Willows?

Last summer, when UK police raided an industrial building in the picturesque market town of Newton-le-Willows, about 20 miles east of Liverpool, they found something they had never seen before. Police already knew that the five members of a transnational organized crime group they had been monitoring planned to produce amphetamines.

How does pegyamph work as an alternative to amphetamine?

PEGyAMPH can still favor the activation of sympathetic neurons and increase peripheral sympathetic output onto adipose tissues. “And it does this in a different way of the unmodified amphetamine, namely by not entering the brain and by not binding to some of the well-known molecular targets of amphetamine”, adds Gonçalo Bernardes.

How are amphetamines used to treat weight loss?

Despite being officially declared a chronic disease there are very few long-lasting and cost-effective treatments for obesity. Amphetamines are one of the few and they reportedly act in the brain to reduce appetite and increase locomotion or stamina.