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What are some long-acting stimulant drugs are used to treat ADHD?

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Long-acting ADHD drugs include:

  • Amphetamine (Adzenys XR-ODT, Dyanavel)
  • Dexmethylphenidate (Focalin XR)
  • Dextroamphetamine (Adderall XR)
  • Lisdexamfetamine (Vyvanse)
  • Methylphenidate (Concerta, Daytrana, Jornay PM, Metadate CD, Quillivant XR, Ritalin LA)

From: Stimulant Medications for ADHD WebMD Medical Reference

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National Institutes of Health. 

News release, Pfizer.

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on March 25, 2019

SOURCES: 

National Institutes of Health. 

News release, Pfizer.

Reviewed by Smitha Bhandari on March 25, 2019

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