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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Yes: They have a strong potential for misue but not all use is misuse.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience in Addiction Medicine
There are many: In the US, mixed amphetamine salts (adderal/generics), as well as dextroamphetamine (dexedrine) and methamphetamine (desoxyn) are available medically ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Darren Gitelman
35 years experience in Neurology
Depends: Short acting amphetamines would be mostly eliminated after a few hours, while long acting ones could take several days.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience in Pain Management
See below: All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Depends: If the formulation is adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) the immediate release usually lasts approximately four hours. The extende ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Rx: This is an addictive substance, take only when prescribed.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
30 years experience in Psychiatry
Stimulant medication: Amphetamines are used for treatment of adhd and improves attention, concentration, hyperactivity and impulsivity. It can be used to treat depression i ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience in Psychiatry
Short duration: 4 to 6 hours maximum.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience in Psychiatry
Please resubmit: I don't understand your question. Please reword it and resubmit it. Thanks.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
No: If you are using amphetamines, please stop, by whatever means. If there is some way in which your personal physician can help, please ask. The online ... Read More

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