As with any substance, when you abuse one, it often leads to the abuse of others. If you begin losing the desired impact of the drug, you may go searching for something that works better or faster. Perhaps you need a different type of stimulant that keeps you awake longer. The following substances are typically sought after initial misuse of Adderall:
A common stimulant and easy to get on a college campus, many students believe they can use cocaine without becoming addicted. To them, combining cocaine with Adderall makes sense. However, such a combination more than doubles the risk of overdose.
If you believe you are addicted to Adderall, you may be ready to seek help. There are several ways to handle addiction and there are specific treatments for prescription addictions. You can also participate in therapies designed to help you understand why you misused the medication in the first place.