Depending on the individual, an adult’s usual dose is 5 mg to 60 mg daily. Adderall XR is taken once a day in capsule form. The recommended starting dose for children 6 to 17 years of age is 10 mg once a day. Adults should start with a daily dose of 20 mg.How much Adderall is too much?
The fatal amount of Adderall varies from person to person. And even normal doses of Adderall can (infrequently) cause sudden death. In general, 20-25 mg/kg of a person’s body weight is considered a fatal dose. In children – The typical dose of Adderall is only 2.5-5mg per day.