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Counterfeit ADHD Drug Showing Up Online

05/30/12

  12:11:53 pm, by MedBen5   , 84 words,  
Categories: News, Prescription

Counterfeit ADHD Drug Showing Up Online

A warning to those of you who buy medications through pharmaceutical websites: A counterfeit version of the attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) drug Adderall is showing up online, the Food and Drug Administration reports.

According to MedCity News, the 30 mg tablets to treat narcolepsy as well as ADHD contain improper ingredients. The counterfeit Adderall tablets are round, white and do not have any type of markings, such as letters or numbers.

Adderall is among the medications that have experienced shortages in the past year.

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