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Adderall And Prozac
Fluoxetine (brand prozac) is an antidepressant in the class known as serotonin selective reuptake inhibitors aka ssris. Fda approved in 1987 for the treatment of major depressive disorder. Subsequently approved for obsessive compulsive disorder, bulimia nervosa, panic disorder, and premenstrual dysphoric disorder. Significantly safer and much better ...Read more
Lot of medications: I'm not sure whether these are all prescribed by the same physician? It sounds as though your bipolar disorder (from the additional info you supplied) may be quite hard to manage, and meds have been added but none removed. Perhaps you'd benefit from a second opinion about your case and possibly simplify your regimen. It could also be that your symptoms demand high intensity measures. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
No info available : There is a warning not to take it with benzodiazepines, ssri antidepressants and MAO inhibitors. There was no mention for or against its safety with adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine).You may wish to call the company that makes it. Rmiles@nextpharmaceuticals.Com deanne dolnick vice president (raw material sales) phone: 818-769-7700 ddolnick@nextpharmaceuticals.Com. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and Celexa are significant treatments for various CNS disorders, such as attention deficit disorders, depression, or some other dx. Treatment requires a certain degree of expertise in these areas that many physicin may not be co fortable with. Don't complicate with possible interactions with supplements that have no proven benefit. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: If needed. Talk with u provider.Get a more detailed answer ›
Not a great idea: It would require unusual, if not exceptional, circumstances for these two meds to be prescribed in conjunction with one another. They do not have precisely opposite effects on the brain but close enough so that their combination is generally not a good idea. Check with your prescriber. Sometimes street versions are used as uppers and downers. This, for certain, you should avoid. ...Read more
Probably fine: In my practice, with my patients for whom I am treating with adhd and are on adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) I have never had a patient have any problems with Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and antibiotics. It may depend on what your infection is, how much Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and so on, so i would check with your prescribing physicians. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Side effects to expect with norepinephrine, adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?
Heightened sensorium: Commonly used to treat "adhd", this compound is a mix of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine, the combination acts on the "mesolimbic" section of the brain producing a heightened level of awareness. Palpitations, hyperactivity, decreased apetite are common side effects. Beware, this medication is a class 2 substance with a significant abuse potential. ...Read more
No: Phentermine is a sympathomimetic amine used for short-term management of weight loss. Many of its side effects are similar to those of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) -- increased pulse and bp, and others. Basic prescribing information about Phentermine says you should not use it with other stimulants. Please make sure all your physicians and pharmacists are informed about medications you plan to take. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Were your meds: Prescribed to be taken this way? Were you prescribed the citalopram and Effexor (venlafaxine) at the same time? The reason i ask is that there would be overlap in terms of serotonin impact with these two medications. Please ask your prescribing medical provider about this. Take care. ...Read more
No known interaction: There are no known interactions with 5 HTP and Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). 5 HTP is an unregulated supplement with little research available. It is often taken as a substitute for antidepressants, and as a remedy for many conditions. I've seen it interact with SSRI antidepressants. Please discuss this with whomever is prescribing the Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). ...Read more
Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and trazodone interactions? What should I do?
Dextroamphetamine|racemic amphetamine is an appetite suppressant which is a kind ...Read more