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A 16-year-old male asked:

Can i take creatine, adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and accutane together? i drink a lot of water and workout everyday. i play football and baseball.

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Dr. Jonathan Megerian
Pediatric Neurology 29 years experience
Not advisable: While there are no contraindications to these drugs combined, it is not a great idea to stress your kidneys so much. Accutane can cause kidney problems as can creatine, so combining the two will likely increase the risk, even if you drink a lot of fluids. I'd talk to your doctor, but I would also tell you to avoid the creatine if you were my patient.

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Tallahassee, FL
A 16-year-old male asked:

Can I take creatine, adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and Accutane at the same time? I drink a lot of water already for sports. I play football and baseball/workout.

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Melissa Gowans
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Not Recommended: As a pediatrician I need to caution you about the use of creatine - we still don't know what the potential long-term effects are. It is really discouraged in growing teens. Taking the combination you mentioned puts a lot of stress on your kidneys, even if you are drinking "plenty" of water.
Last updated Jan 14, 2015

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