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Doctor insights on: The Effects Of Taking Caffeine With Adderall

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Would caffeine increase Adderall tolerance? Since have grant similar effects?

Would caffeine increase Adderall tolerance? Since have grant similar effects?

Both stimulants: Caffiene and psycho stimulants have similar effects raising heart rate/blood pressure,helping people feel more focused but potentially interfering with sleep. Psychostimulants are prescribed to treat attention deficit disorder with or without hyperactivity. Caffeine + meds are additive. Too much can make people feel irritable, agitated with GI upset (nausea). See how it affects you. ...Read more

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Can taking the nootropic "piracetam" + a stimulant (caffeine, adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)...) lead to excitotoxicity? If so, can it be averted with increasing choline?

Can taking the nootropic "piracetam" + a stimulant (caffeine, adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)...) lead to excitotoxicity? If so, can it be averted with increasing choline?

Very little data: I have had some experience with piracetam use among grad school students and haven't seen this tho use with Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) I discouraged b/c state-dependent learning. I doubt that choline would help. Perhaps other colleagues have additional clinical impressions. ...Read more

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Heart rate decreases with caffeine/adderall, is this normal?

Heart rate decreases with caffeine/adderall, is this normal?

Heart rate drops: For Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and caffeine to cause a decrease in heart rate suggests the substances are helping your anxiety and frustration and providing you with relief.

Usually both substances cause an increase in heart rate. ...Read more

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Can Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) mix with caffeine?

Can Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) mix with caffeine?

Both stimulants: Careful with your caffeine intake with Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) because both are potent stimulants ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I could use ephedrine/caffeine to stretch my Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) script?

No: The reason that you have to go to a doctor and get a prescription for adderal is because it requires the medical knowledge of a health professional to use it safely. Ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) has been banned in the us because of its toxicity, and neither Ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) nor caffeine are substitutes for your medication. Don't play doctor, and take your medication as prescribed. If trouble paying, talk to md-there is help. ...Read more

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What will happen if you combine adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) caffeine, & yohimbine?

What will happen if you combine adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) caffeine, & yohimbine?

Not good!: Bad combination to combine all 3 together. Discuss this with your doctor first. It's possible playing with a disaster in the making as each drug alone has a high side effect profile, and caffeine in itself acts like a drug. Would not advise doing it. ...Read more

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Will Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) cause cravings for caffeine, sugar and excessive shopping?

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
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Will Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) cause cravings for caffeine, sugar and excessive shopping?

Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Stimulants can elevate Dopamine and cause such behaviors, especially in predisposed individuals such as ones with mood disorders or impulse control problems. ...Read more

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Please help! What happens if you combine adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) caffeine, & yohimbine?

Please help! What happens if you combine adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) caffeine, & yohimbine?

Combining stimulants: All 3 are stimulants and should not be used in combination. Used in excess or in combination, they can cause dangerous heart palpitations/irregular heart beat and other life-threatening side effects. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take 20 mg of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR and Hydroxycut Gummies? The Gummies are non stimulant and caffeine free.

Is it ok to take 20 mg of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR and Hydroxycut Gummies? The Gummies are non stimulant and caffeine free.

Adderall/Hydroxycut: The concern would be Caffeine content, but if you say it is caffeine free, you might want to consult your doctor first. ...Read more

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I have ADHD and my mom won't let me get adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). What about OTC caffeine pills?

ADHD: Maybe I missed something here but you show your age as 34. If that is true and your mother is 'not letting' you get Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) then I would advise you to work with a therapist? At age 34 one would hope to be able to make your own decisions. If this is the case then see a therapist. ...Read more

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Lots of moles have grown on midsection last 2 years. Can Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) or caffeine cause this? Derm check said non-cancerous, but why growing at age 30?

Lots of moles have grown on midsection last 2 years. Can Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) or caffeine cause this? Derm check said non-cancerous, but why growing at age 30?

Exposure to sun ;: To artificial uv light stimulates development of nevi (moles). People can develop new moles till around age 40, although fewer develop after age 30. Stimulants are not the culprit. ...Read more

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30 yr-old with chronic pain and narcolepsy who chooses to self medicate with marijuana. Feels strongly that cannabis is alleviating the symptoms.....?

Dr. Arif Khan Dr. Khan
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30 yr-old with chronic pain and narcolepsy who chooses to self medicate with marijuana. Feels strongly that cannabis is alleviating the symptoms.....?

Undetermined: At federal level — marijuana is still illegal. At state level — legalized in some, not so in others. Therefore, physicians at this time are legally bound to not recommend marijuana for routine use. More importantly, marijuana has not been studied for treatment of chronic pain and we do not know if it truly helps. Jury is still Out there. ...Read more

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Help please! Is Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) stronger than caffiene?

Help please! Is Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) stronger than caffiene?

Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Short answer, yes. Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is effectively amphetamine which is much stronger and longer lasting than caffeine. Caffeine blocks Adenosine receptor. Adenosine is technically a signal to sedate, so blocking causes alertness but milder impact. ...Read more

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How does nodoz compare to Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) as a study aid in its effectiveness?

Not very well: Nodoz is caffeine. Caffeine, like Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) (amphetamines), is a stimulant. However, it is a much weaker stimulant and has more effects on the heart rate and blood pressure. Having said that, it is not recommended, nor is it safe, to use Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) as a study aid. Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) should only be used as a prescription medicine prescribed by your doctor for attention deficit or narcolepsy. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR and a preworkout supplement with caffiene and beta alanine in it?

Perhaps (or not): If you are on adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) daily and have not had any problems you can try the supplement and the most likely side effect will be fast pulse/ increased blood pressure/ feeling of racing/anxiety — if you get no change or other side effects then you can likely tolerate the combination. With any side effects stop the supplement ...Read more

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L Theanine and caffeine together is really good as lt reduces a lot of the negative effects of caffeine. Do I need to take lt together for it to work?

Possibly: There is some information available that by combining these two chemicals the L theanine may reduce the anxiety and vasoconstriction (temporarily making blood vessels smaller resulting in hypertension for example) associated with caffeine. My suggestion would be not to take caffeine and then you do not have to worry about the negative effects of the chemical. Good luck ...Read more

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Is there any side effects to taking caffeine tablets?

Is there any side effects to taking caffeine tablets?

WHY/: Ill effects are:feeling tremulous, palpitations, increased urination.
Tachycardia can become abnormal such as atrial fibrillation
in the past it has been used to enhance the effectiveness of
analgesics and also for treatment of migraine headaches.
I do not see a place for their use in a safe effective way. ...Read more

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Effects of mixing alcohol and caffeine?

Effects of mixing alcohol and caffeine?

Alcohol poisoning: Caffeine causes one to stay more awake while drinking which raises the risk of drinking excessively. Usually intoxication makes one sleepy, but caffeination in alcohol enables one to keep drinking to potential alcohol poisoning. ...Read more

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What are the negative effects of having too much caffeine?

Caffeine: Possible side effects: nervousness, insomnia, restlessness, irritability feeling hyper, ringing in ears, rapid or irregular heart rate, nausea, vomiting, GI upset, shakiness, dizziness or allergic reaction. ...Read more

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What are side effects of heavy caffeine use?

What are side effects of heavy caffeine use?

Lack of effect: Eventually u can drink coffee & go to sleep--if u withdraw from caffeine u are tired & get a headache if u stay off of caffeine for a period u unplug your receptors and coffee/caffeine will again stimulate u. ...Read more

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What are the long term effects of caffeine use?

What are the long term effects of caffeine use?

Caffeine: Long term usage could lead to addiction and depence. Hence, people could face common withdrawl symptoms like hedache and fatigue. ...Read more

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