How Does Adderall™ Work?

How Does Adderall™ Work?

Reactions 1,873,777 views 2015-05-11

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Title How Does Adderall™ Work?
Duration 03:00
Source YouTube
Tags Adderall, add, amphetamine, add meds, add medications, dopamine, central nervous system, stimulation, brain, neurotransmitters, study drug, ritalin, acsreactions, reactions, acs, american chemical society, chemistry, attention deficit disorder, health, science, drugs, education, mental health, treatment, adhd treatment, medicine, nervous system, neuroscience, adhd in adults, stimulant, adhd medication, concerta, adhd, adhd medications, amphetamines, stimulants, how does adderall work, acs reacti

This week Reactions takes a look at the science behind how Adderall works. There's a lot of chemistry in that little pill that affects your nervous system. More than 25 million people rely on Adderall™ and other similar drugs to help treat narcolepsy, depression and attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). But how does amphetamine, the active ingredient in Adderall™, work? This week, Reactions explains how amphetamine helps you focus--the chemistry of Adderall. Find us on all these places: Subscribe! http://bit.ly/ACSReactions Facebook! http://facebook.com/ACSReactions Twitter! http://twitter.com/ACSReactions Tumblr! http://tumblr.com/ACSReactions Cadillac Candy, Optimistic Ballroom, and Like That provided by AudioMicro Producer: Elaine Seward Scientific consultants: Tien Nguyen, Ph.D. Ryan Davison, Ph.D. Darcy Gentlemen, Ph.D. Writers: Tien Nguyen, Ph.D. Elaine Seward Noel Waghorn Executive Producer: Adam Dylewski

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