Popular ADHD Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price Price Trend
Central Nervous System Stimulants 46
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Adderall (amphetamine salt combo) is a moderately priced drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy (uncontrollable desire for sleep or sudden attacks of deep sleep). Amphetamine salts are available in generic and brand versions. Generic Adderall is covered by some Medicare and insurance plans, but pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 100
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Adderall XR (amphetamine salt combo) is a moderately priced drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy (uncontrollable desire for sleep or sudden attacks of deep sleep). It is available in generic and brand versions. Generic Adderall is covered by some Medicare and insurance plans, but pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 256
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Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is slightly less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives for Vyvance. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacture and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 180
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Methylphenidate ER (Concerta) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It is also used to treat narcolepsy. This drug is slightly more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 46
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Methylphenidate (Ritalin) is a moderately priced drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It is also used to treat narcolepsy. This drug is slightly more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic methylphenidate is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 206
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Dexmethylphenidate ER (Focalin XR) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is slightly less popular than comparable alternatives. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic dexmethylphenidate ER is covered by some Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
NRIs 410
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Atomoxetine (Strattera) is an expensive drug used to treat attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, also known as ADHD. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. A generic version of Strattera may become available in 2017. It is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Central Alpha Agonists 31
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GUANFACINE is used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Central Nervous System Stimulants 92
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Methylphenidate CD (Metadate CD) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is less popular than comparable alternatives. It is available in brand and generic versions. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 56
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Dexmethylphenidate (Focalin) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic dexmethylphenidate is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 75
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Methylphenidate SR (Ritalin SR, methylin ER, metadate er) is a moderately priced drug used to treat attention deficit disorder (ADHD). It is also used to treat narcolepsy. This drug is less popular than comparable alternatives. It is available in multiple brand and generic versions. Generic methylphenidate SR is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 92
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Methylphenidate LA (Ritalin LA) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic methylphenidate LA is covered by some Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 154
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Dextroamphetamine ER (Dexedrine Spansule) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic dextroamphetamine ER is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 238
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Methylphenidate (Quillivant XR) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Quillivant XR. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Central Alpha Agonists 149
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CLONIDINE is used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Central Nervous System Stimulants 311
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Methylphenidate (Daytrana) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Quillivant XR. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Medical Foods 58
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Central Nervous System Stimulants 203
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Methylphenidate (Aptensio XR) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Aptensio XR. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 278
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Amphetamine (Adzenys XR-OTD) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Adzenys XR-ODT. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 94
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Dextroamphetamine (Zenzedi) is a moderately priced drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic dextroamphetamine is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 333
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Amphetamine (Evekeo) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and a sleep disorder called narcolepsy. It is also used as a short-term treatment, along with a reduced calorie diet and exercise, to help you lose weight. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Evekeo. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 278
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Methylphenidate (Quillichew ER) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Quillichew ER. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 278
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Methamphetamine (Desoxyn) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. This drug may also be used together with diet and exercise in the short-term treatment of obesity. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 244
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Amphetamine (Dyanavel XR) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Dyanavel XR. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 49
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Methylphenidate (Ritalin, methylin) is a moderately priced drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It is also used to treat narcolepsy. This drug is slightly more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic methylphenidate is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Central Nervous System Stimulants 223
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Dextroamphetamine (Procentra) is an expensive drug used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Procentra. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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