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A 27-year-old male asked:

Get dull yet prominent, localized headaches when lifting heavy objects since taking adderall (5 y.a.). i'm 27, 6'2" 250 lbs, prescribed 25mg/d. consume 1-2 cups coffee. ex-smoker for 1 yr. poor diet, very sedentary lifestyle. should i be concerned?

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Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
U sound concerned...: Side effects of Adderall include: headache, weakness, dizziness, blurred vision; feeling restless, irritable, or agitated, sleep problems (insomnia); dry mouth or an unpleasant taste in your mouth; diarrhea, constipation, stomach pain, nausea, vomiting; fever; hair loss, loss of appetite, weight loss, more. Ref: http://www.rxlist.com/adderall-xr-capsules-side-effects-drug-center.htm
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