A 42-year-old member asked:
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Could Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) help give me the energy I need after stopping methadone?

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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not appropriate: Adderal is specific for certain diagnoses. It is not for attempting to increase energy during drug withdrawal. You could wind up needing to be detoxed from the adderal.
Answered on Dec 16, 2011

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