A 46-year-old member asked:
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Is Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) for depression?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Depression is not: An indication for this medication. Even if considered as an off- label option, there are many more effective medications that would usually be tried first.
Answered on May 12, 2016
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Depression: is a known side effect of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). Please let your prescribing physician/ psychiatrist know.
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