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Can Adderall Cause Tinnitus
Temporary: Adderall is cleared quickly by the body and the vasoconstriction would resolve after clearance. Continued administration of the medication will likely result in the body adjusting so that the affect will not continue to occur. If it does then an alternative medication must be considered. Best regards. ...Read more
Can Adderall really cause sudden death as some studies suggest? If so, how likely is this to happen in a healthy individual taking it as prescribed?
No cause shown: Between U.S. between 1999 & 2003 12 children taking adderall had sudden cardiac deaths. 5 had pre-existing heart defects & the other 7 had unusual situations which may have contributed to their deaths (such as exercising in 110 degree weather). No causative effect was shown. During that same time period > 37 million Adderall prescriptions were written. ...Read more
That depends on many: Factors, including age, body size and the presence or absence of other health issues. There have been reported deaths in children with doses as low as 2 mg, but the ld50 is in the range of 1.5 mg/kg or so. In a 70 kg person, this would be about 120 mg as a dose that would be toxic to half of those who ingested it. People with underlying heart and blood vessel diseases may be more sensitive. ...Read more
I've had severe heartburn reflux since beginning Adderall 9 months ago. It is very painful. otc products don't help. what caused Adderall to do this?
A side effect: among a host of other side effects known to be caused by the drug, you don't want to stop the medicine on your own, kindly see your doctor for assessment, possible referral to a gastroenterologist, as you may have another problem. Your doctor may recommend a different medicine other than adderall to help manage your symptoms, so you definitely need help, best wishes ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Effexor (venlafaxine) XR + Adderall ir.. Would that cause vomiting? Or could it be not eating enough with the effexor (venlafaxine)?
Combo of meds: Usually this combination does not cause vomiting. Check whether the vomiting occurred on the first prescribed medication, and if it started right after adding the second. You can try stopping the first medication as see if the second medication alone causes vomiting. If not return to the combination and see. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
10 yr history of severe sob attributed to anxiety. Ads/cbt/meditation only slightly helpful. S/s disappear with adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). Anxiety caused by adhd?
Anxiety in ADHD: It is a common sign found in persons with adhd. The intrinsic mechanism is unclear but it may be mediated by the dysregulation of the noradrenergic system which underlies adhd. Since there is an imbalance of most brain neurotransmitters, depression and mood disorders are likely to accompany adhd if untreated. Medications, behavioral modification and meditation improve all symptoms in adhd. ...Read more
Dextroamphetamine|racemic amphetamine is an appetite suppressant which is a kind ...Read more