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Dr. William Singer
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Dextroamphetamine And Racemic Amphetamine (Definition)

Dextroamphetamine|racemic amphetamine is an appetite suppressant which is a kind ...Read more


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Safe limit for adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Safe limit for adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

30-40 mg: In general 30-40 mg per day is the recommended limit, but doctors may recommend high doses based on their clinical judgement and the patient's needs. ...Read more

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Is Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) worth the risk & side effects?

If you have ADD or: Adhd, it is an effective medication. You will need to weighthe benefits with the risks with your medical provider. ...Read more

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Are there any withdrawal effects from stopping adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) side effect: In short, yes - do not stop this med on your own if you have been taking this for a short or long time - this is best tapered by discussion with your physician. ...Read more

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Kava kava and adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Not recommended: Kava Kava has some significant potential negative side effects. It has never been shown to be helpful in double blind controlled studies. therefore I would not recommend it with adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) ...Read more

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Advice on taking Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) ADHD meds? Dosage?

Advice on taking Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) ADHD meds? Dosage?

Very individual: This is very individual, and depends upon the age of the patient, symptoms, response to medication, and other conditions the patient may have, etc. Please ask your own psychiatrist about Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) use and dosing in your own case. ...Read more

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How safe are ritalin, (methylphenidate) dexedrine, or Adderall for add/adhd?

How safe are ritalin, (methylphenidate) dexedrine, or Adderall for add/adhd?

Very: If taken as prescribed and followed by a physician with training in this area of medicine these medications are generally safe and effective. ...Read more

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Does Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) have addictive properties?

Does Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) have addictive properties?

Yes: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is considered a schedule 2 controlled substance because it can be abused and have addictive properties. However when properly prescribed, used and monitored it is a safe medication ...Read more

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What are the downside effects of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

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What are the downside effects of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Same as stimulants, depending on dose. Refer to diagram. ...Read more

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Can overdosing on 30mg Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) cause any adverse effects?

Unlikely and brief: Whether 30 mg of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is an "overdose" depends on the person's age, size, and tolerance to adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). It is not at all uncommon as a daily dose for many people. In someone not taking stimulants and sensitive to them, it could cause a variety of bothersome but not dangerous side effects ranging from dry mouth, either sedation or agitation, and quite likely insomnia for a night. ...Read more

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Is taking oxycodone with adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) bad?

Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): If both are prescribed, taking the pain medication only as needed should be ok. ...Read more

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Justified taking Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) to combat daytime sleepiness?

Justified taking Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) to combat daytime sleepiness?

No: Need 2 evaluate why sleepy may b sleep apnea and solution CPAP also Nuvigil is a drug that sometimes helps. ...Read more

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Side effects to expect with norepinephrine, adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

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

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Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)= how does Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) affect the brain of those diagnosed with ADHD vs. Those who take Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) recreationally?

Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)= how does Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) affect the brain of those diagnosed with ADHD vs. Those who take Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) recreationally?

Paradoxical response: Adderall slow down people with adhd but ppl without adhd feel "high" & "speedy" with it. Adderall regular (short-acting) is not fda approved for adult adhd. Only long-acting stimulants are approved to treat adult adhd in addition to strattera (atomoxetine) which is not a stimulant. Adult adhd can b successfully treated by therapy only. Meds r optional & need 2 b carefully prescribed w/ regular medical check up. ...Read more

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Does Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) interact with food?

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Does Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) interact with food?

Adderall/Food: For better efficacy & absorption, it is recommended before meals. ...Read more

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Adderall (Definition)

Adderall is an appetite suppressant which is a kind ...Read more