I recently went and filled my usual adderall 30mg prescription ,, however this time I opened the bottle and had some round light orange pills marked U31. I thought I had gotten the wrong meds by mistake but looked on the bottle and the description matched the pills so I then googled it and can't find any info on these new to me, not sure if they are actual new to everyone , adderall. I know they are generic. I'm wondering if anyone has taken them and how they work compared to other generics. I normally take the Barr brand and took my first dose of these this morning and FELL ASLEEP. This isn't good at all. Anyone have comments ???
I'm in the exact same boat you are. Was taking the Teva football shaped ones for a year or better and this month I decided to go to a different pharmacy than normal. This was with the intention of being given a different form of generic mainly due to forums like these bashing the Teva brand . Well... I received U31's manufactured by Aurolife Pharma. I've been taking them for 2 weeks now and my educated opinion is... they suck! The have the same style effect but it is more gradual and weaker at peak point. I have been backing my normal dosage of. 30mg with split ones at 15 mg increasing the daily intakes. I'm prescribed 90mg a day and have been getting into the 105-120mg a day range with the U31's. I'm going back to my Tevas next month, just hope I can get by until I'm able to refill. The only different manufacturer that I may try other than Teva would be Adderall itself.
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Hello Catlover 24,
I got the same generic 2 days ago and it's my first time taking this generic. My opinion- it sucks. I decided to take it at night to see if there's any side affect since it's new to me. I took it at 6pm Friday's night and it made me so tired and sleepy. I thought maybe I was just really tired from being up so early that day and had a long rough day at work. I woke up the next day with a severe headache. I took another pill Saturday's morning at 9am. Within 30 minutes, it gave me the jitty feeling and very fatigue, unmotivated to do anything. It ruined my whole Saturday. I'm mad as hell today because I paid for my medication cuz I have no insurance. I called my pharmacist this morning and told them to never ever give me this medications due to the side effects it gives me. I also told them that If they don't have the generic that I normally get in stock, then direct me to another CVS that has it. There goes 90 bucks for a month supply of medication that does nothing for me. Waste of time and money.. This is the worst Adderall generic I've ever taken. Now I have to wait til tomorrow to call my doctor for a new RX. I hope this helps. Good luck to you..
- Adderall Information for Consumers
- Adderall Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Adderall (detailed)
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