Lexium International are marketing this Nootropic as a herbal alternative to Adderall. We’re told that using this product could be the different between a 4.0 GPA and a 2.5 GPA. In this ADDTabz review, we’re taking a look at the formula and establishing what we believe consumers can really expect from it.

Readers please note that statements on this page are fair comment based on observation. This content is produced on a matter of public interest. Statements on this page are our honest opinion, not fact. Let’s take a look at the top level pros and cons of this product:

ADDTabz Benefits:

  • May help improve user focus and concentration levels
  • Contains Folic Acid which can contribute towards normal brain function

ADDTabz Drawbacks:

  • This product shares no similarities to Adderall and is certainly not an alternate
  • Contains a potentially dangerous stimulant known as Synephrine
  • Product is unlikely to improve your memory, ability to recall or thought processing speeds

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Some Quick Information About ADDTabz

ADDTabz is a nootropic / brain booster pill produced by a US-based company named Lexium International (though the product has previously been branded under the company “Gentech Pharmaceutical”). At the time of writing this review, Lexium Inernational have a Better Business Bureau rating of F – there are no customer complaints filed against the company.

One bottle of ADDTabz contains 40 tablets, costs $69 and will last users for exactly 40 days.

This product is targeted towards those who are looking to improve their brain performance, more specifically students/scholars who are looking for a herbal alternative to the often-misused ADD drug named Adderall.

Consumers are told that ADDTabz is “scientifically proven” to produce effects such as improved memory, recall and knowledge-retention, boosted energy levels and improved focus and concentration.

Does ADDTabz Work?

Based on our research into this product we think that it likely can produce some cognitive enhancement for users, but we also think that the abilities of ADDTabz has been greatly exaggerated, as a results we do not believe it will work exactly as described on the website.

Firstly, on the positive side, ADDTabz is highly likely to improve your focus and concentration levels. Furthermore, it’s highly likely to boost your energy levels and reduce mental fatigue – these are the primary cognitive enhancement effects that will be provided to users of ADDTabz.

However, as with most nootropic supplements, there is always some exaggeration when it comes to the manufacturers description of the product.

Firstly, we have found no conclusive evidence to support the claims that ADDTabz can help improve your memory and “knowledge-retention”. We also do not believe it’ll be able to speed up your thought processing abilities or stimulate creativity.

This product contains a large amount of stimulants (some potentially dangerous). These same stimulants are what produce the cognitive enhancement effects we described earlier, however it is important to note that these effects will not be guarantee for every single consumer. What’s more, the effects may diminish with sustained usage as you gradually build a tolerance to the formula.

What Are The ADDTabz Ingredients?

We have found the following supplement facts via the Lexium International product listing page:

One Tablet Contains: Folic Acid 100mg and Proprietary Blend 375mg (Citicoline, Caffeine, Synephrine HCl*, Choline Bitartrate and Octopamine HCl).

Allergens – none.

This product is not suitable for vegetarians.

*DietProbe Warning: This product contains an ingredient named Synephrine which is banned by the FDA. Do not use this product if you’re pregnant or breastfeeding. If you have a high blood pressure or heart issues this product could potentially have fatal effects – avoid it. Ingredients inside ADDTabz may worsen symptoms of anxiety and bipolar disorders.

What Are The ADDTabz Side Effects?

We’ve compiled the following potential side effects based on the ingredients inside this formula:

  • Sensations of burning
  • Increased redness of the eye
  • Blurred vision
  • Headache
  • Tremor
  • Nausea
  • Sweating
  • Nervousness
  • Dizziness
  • Dryness in the nose
  • Runny nose [1]

Note: these side effects are possible but may not be the typical user experience.

What Claims Are Being Made About ADDTabz?

We have found the following claims and/or implications being made about this supplement:

    1. Improves your memory and enhances your ability to learn
    2. Promotes a positive mood 
    3. Boosts energy levels

When looking at the clinical evidence, we found some studies that supported these statements, however we also found studies that did not.

In regards to statement #1, we have not found enough to fully convince us that the product will directly and independently “improve your memory”, though it is true that the cognitive enhancement effects of ADDTabz (improved focus and alertness) may help indirectly improve your memory by allowing you to concentrate better.

When it comes to statement #2, we were unable to find anything to support this statement, however we fully believe statement #3 is true based on the stimulant-content of the formula.

Are There Any Reviews From Customers?

We have found the following ADDTabz review testimonials via customers online:

I saw absolutely no benefit from this product. As someone who genuinely uses adderall to study, this product is not even close. Do not waste your money

I got a boost of energy and felt a bit more alert, but was also very jittery, which distracted me from studying.

Where Can I Buy This Product?

This product is only available via the official Lexium website (www.laxiuminternational.com). We have not been able to locate this product on Amazon or GNC.

Our Conclusion.

To conclude our ADDTabz review, it’s a bit of a mixed bag – there are things that we like about it and things that we aren’t too blown away by.

While we like how this product will likely help improve your cognition (focus and concentration), we are never a fan of supplements that claim to be an effective alternative to a drug; in this case, ADDTabz is marketed as a direct alternate to the ADD drug Adderall. As Adderall is typically misused by students and scholars looking for brain-boosting effects, we feel that the manufacturers Lexium International have gone out of their way to make this product seem like a miracle study pill – which it is not.

Remember to set your expectations for this product – consumers of ADDTabz are unlikely to experience any immediate improvement in their memory or recall abilities.

It is also worth noting that this product also contains a potentially dangerous stimulant named Synephrine. If you do decide to use this product, we highly recommend you speak to your doctor prior to usage, to ensure you’re not going to have nasty (and potentially fatal) side effects.

Kath Ross, PhD
Kath Ross, PhD
Health Editor at DietProbe
Kathryn is a Ph.D Health Editor here at DietProbe. She specializes in diabetes and weight control research and in her spare time she's a professional cat lady and wine connoisseur!
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