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Dr. Leslie Lundahl
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Dextroamphetamine (Definition)

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I am prescribed Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and my doc had me take an oral fluid test but never explained why or what the results would show? Why is a saliva test done?

For blood levels.: Saliva drug tests for Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is usually done to see if you are taking the medicine and the drug level in your system. The usual cut-off point is 1, 000 ng/ml. Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and other amphetamines stay in your blood for as long as 72 hours. ...Read more

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How can I get dexedrine (dextroamphetamine)?

How can I get dexedrine (dextroamphetamine)?

There dangers: Dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) can be prescribed by doctor however. It is increasingly less prescribed because--Dextroamphetamine is a drug of abuse and may be habit-forming. Keep track of the amount of medicine used from each new bottle. You should be aware if anyone is using your medicine improperly or without a prescription. Using this medication improperly can cause death or serious side effects on the heart. ...Read more

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Can dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) help with guilt?

Can dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) help with guilt?

I hope not: "speed" might make you too hyper to notice such feelings, but that's not reducing them. If there are reasons you feel "guilty" you need to consider them and find ways to repair harm or assure yourself ; others that you'll behave differently. If you did nothing wrong, you need to accept yourself - drugs have nothing to do with such moral/ethical work. Therapy might help. Best! ...Read more

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What will Dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) do if i snort it?

What will Dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) do if i snort it?

A really stupid: thing to do. About the only reason for snorting dexedrine is abuse by an addict. You bypass the GI tract and risk a much more rapid onset of action without the gradual release the pill or capsule provides. Over time you will erode the nasal mucosa. You could get an accidental overdose and because it is not sterile you could get a CNS infection. Beyond that you will be sliding down a very slippery slope regarding the legality of your acquisition and use of dexedrine. ...Read more

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How can I make dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) comedown better?

Extra dosage: You can add a lower dose short acting dexedrine (or adderall or procentra) about 30 minutes before you start to feel the comedown, or take a low dose of ritalin, (methylphenidate) 30 minutes before the comedown. ...Read more

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What are the pros and cons of dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) use?

What are the pros and cons of dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) use?

Always: There is no treatment of any kind that does not carry pros and cons, and that certainly includes stimulants like dexedrine (dextroamphetamine). If you have a disorder for which it is effective and side effects are mild to none, then you have a winner. No benefit and lots of side effects make the decision to stop easy. Harder is good benefit with notable side effects such as appetite loss and sleep problems. ...Read more

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Is dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) and dexamphetamine bad for you?

Is dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) and dexamphetamine bad for you?

No. : Those are dextroamphetamines, that are very safe when taken as directed and followed by a knowledgeable doctor. Methamphetamine is a related compound that is quite dangerous if taken for prolonged periods. ...Read more

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Can i take dexedrine (dextroamphetamine) 15mg with everything i take?

Unsafe interactions: Dexedrine ; Lexapro can result in bad side effects with elevation of serotonin in your system. Dexedrine and xanax (alprazolam) have unclear interactions but they could be potentially dangerous as Dexedrine tends to decrease sedation while xanax (alprazolam) tends to increase sedation. Your doc may want to decide if this trio of drugs could be improved. Are you also receiving psychiatric attention to address adhd/anxiety? ...Read more

Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Dexedrine (Definition)

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