A 24-year-old female asked:
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i am recovering from lyme disease with 7th cn palsy as a result. i am prescribed 15mg adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) qd for adhd. is it contraindicated with my condition?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Should be ok: You should be able to safely take your prescribed medication with your condition, but as always, make sure your prescribing physician is aware of all health conditions you have.
Answered on Aug 15, 2014
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