Doctor insights on:
Adderall And Pregnancy
Adderall : Adderall is fda pregnancy category c, which means that it is not known whether Adderall will harm an unborn baby. It could cause premature birth, low birth weight, or withdrawal symptoms in a newborn if the mother takes this medication during pregnancy. Be sure that your doctor knows you are taking this medication and that you discuss this as it could have risks. Amphetamine and Dextroamphetamine can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby, so be sure to tell your doctor if you are planning to breast feed also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
Adderall: Adderall is labeled as "category c' with regards to it's use in pregnancy. What that means is that it has not been tested sufficiently in pregnancy to be able to give a definitive answer. That being the case, i would not risk harm to your unborn child if it is at all possible to stay off Adderall during your pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not fully known: The fda has rated Adderall category c in pregnancy. This means some animal studies have shown toxicity in embryos, but no studies have been done in humans. http://tinyurl.com/mmvux3o with these unknowns, it's best to avoid Adderall during pregnancy. Please discuss with your own ob-gyn doctor and your psychiatrist. ...Read more
No: I've never heard of this effect.Get a more detailed answer ›
No.: Use during pregnancy may lead to increased risk of premature delivery and low birth weight. Infants may experience symptoms of amphetamine withdrawal. Teratogenic effects were reported when taken during the 1st trimester. Possible link to gastroschisis and hypoplastic left heart syndrome - has not been confirmed yet. ...Read more
Drug Interaction: Nope. Never.Get a more detailed answer ›
No: No.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am 5 weeks and 3 days pregnant and took 15mg adderall yesterday. Have I harmed the pregnancy and increased risk of miscarriage? This was a one off.
Unlikely: Studies on prenatal methamphetamine exposure are still in their infancy. Early studies suggest an affect on fetal growth but no association with congenital abnormalities and no data on infant withdrawal or long term effects. No congenital defects noted in lab animals given a single normal therapeutic dose. No evidence that a single therapeutic dose of amphetamine causes miscarriage. ...Read more
I took 30 mg Adderall XR today that I had left over from before pregnancy. I have been breastfeeding my 2 month old all day. Will this effect her?
I took a single 30mg dose of adderall at 6 weeks pregnant. My ultrasound and bloodwork at 5.5 weeks came out perfect. Has this one RX slip jeopardized the health of my pregnancy. It was a one off. Have another ultrasound this week...
Dextroamphetamine|racemic amphetamine is an appetite suppressant which is a kind ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Signs and symptoms of pregnancy while on depo-provera
- Did you have implantation bleeding and a negative pregnancy test
- Pregnancy after uterine ablation and tubal ligation
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Are diarrhea and period like cramping signs of pregnancy?
- Do you hurt in the lower back and hip in early signs of pregnancy?
- How can you tell the difference between an ovarian cyst and ectopic pregnancy?
- Is your cervix low and open in the early stages of pregnancy?
- Talk to a psychiatrist online for free