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Generic for Amphetamine-Dextroamphetamine Extended Release

At this time, generic amphetamine-dextroamphetamine extended release is available in six strengths. The generic capsules range in strength from 5 mg to 30 mg and are made by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and Actavis Elizabeth.

Generic for Amphetamine-Dextroamphetamine Extended Release: An Overview

Amphetamine-dextroamphetamine extended release (Adderall XR®) is a long-acting medication approved for use in ADHD treatment.
 
Brand-name Adderall XR is manufactured by Shire US, Inc. Generic Adderall XR is also available.
 

Manufacturers and Strengths

Generic Adderall XR is made by various manufacturers, such as:
 
  • Actavis Elizabeth
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Ltd.
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The version sold by Teva is actually an "authorized" generic, which means it is real, brand-name Adderall XR that has been repackaged and relabeled as a generic under an agreement between the manufacturers.
 
Because the actual name for generic Adderall XR is very long ("dextroamphetamine saccharate, amphetamine aspartate, dextroamphetamine sulfate, and amphetamine sulfate extended release capsules"), the name for generic Adderall XR will usually be shortened in various ways to fit on your prescription label. Generic Adderall XR capsules are available in the following strengths:
 
  • Amphetamine-dextroamphetamine extended release 5 mg
  • Amphetamine-dextroamphetamine extended release 10 mg
  • Amphetamine-dextroamphetamine extended release 15 mg
  • Amphetamine-dextroamphetamine extended release 20 mg
  • Amphetamine-dextroamphetamine extended release 25 mg
  • Amphetamine-dextroamphetamine extended release 30 mg.
     
Recognizing Symptoms of ADHD

Amphetamine and Dextroamphetamine Extended Release Info

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