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Clarence, NY
A 19-year-old male asked:

I have adhd and take concerta for it. my brother takes adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). i accidentally took his adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) instead of my concerta. should i go to the er?

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Dr. Matthew Smith
Psychiatry 42 years experience
Probably not: If you took a standard dose, then you are unlikely to have a medical emergency.
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