Adderal is used to treat ADHD:<quoted text>
"Medical records released from the night of the killing reveal that Zimmerman was under the influence on Temazepam, and Adderall. Both are mind altering drugs in which Zimmerman had been prescribed to treat insomnia and some sort of behavioral issues that he was experiencing. Of the two drugs, the Adderall is the most alarming because it offers insight into possible mental illness on Zimmermans part."
Children with ADHD generally have problems paying attention or concentrating. They can't seem to follow directions and are easily bored or frustrated with tasks. They also tend to move constantly and are impulsive, not stopping to think before they act. These behaviors are generally common in children. But they occur more often than usual and are more severe in a child with ADHD.
The behaviors that are common with ADHD interfere with a child's ability to function at school and at home.
Adults with ADHD may have difficulty with time management, organizational skills, goal setting, and employment. They may also have problems with relationships, self-esteem, and addictions.
Adult ADHD symptoms are:
symptoms may be different than the symptoms in children. In addition, they may stem directly from ADHD or may be the result of behavioral issues. Symptoms include:
Chronic lateness and forgetfulness
Difficulty controlling anger
Substance abuse or addiction
Poor organization skills
Low frustration tolerance
Difficulty concentrating when reading