About Adderall
Adderall is a drug prescribed for people with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Illicitly, it is a popular pill among college students, who claim it gives them the ability to concentrate better and allows them to achieve "all nighters" with ease.
Use
The small pill, which comes in various colors and imprinted with words or popular images, is swallowed.
Street names
Ivy League Crack, Beans, Black Beauties, Speed, Uppers
Risks
Loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, insomnia, nervousness. Can increase symptoms in those with anxiety disorders. Can exacerbate heart problems.
Warning
Use of this drug can result in hypertension, even sudden death.
Legal Concern
Adderall is listed by the DEA as a schedule II controlled substance, meaning use without a prescription carries a $10,000 fine and 60 days in jail. Selling the drug can result in up to a $1,000,000 fine and five years in jail!