Delray Beach, FL
A 24-year-old male asked about a 22-year-old male:
My doctors prescribed adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) xr i asked for it due to how hard it is to find the ir versio turns it bad. need to switch back. xr was filled 4day ago?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ravi Srivastavaanswered
Addiction Medicine 38 years experience
No problem: There is no problem switching back to the IR version. You can start any day.
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Dr. Marino Molinaanswered
Child Psychiatry 46 years experience
Same Product : Both medications are the same product but the delivery system of the XR allows the product to last 8 hours instead of 4 hours. Also the XR produces a slower release and consequently less reactions. I do not recomended to return to IR. You might need a dose adjustment only. There is also a higher risk of dependence with the IR due to the way it acts.
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Last updated May 26, 2014
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