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What are the side effects of amphetamines?

What are the side effects of amphetamines?

See below: All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome when using amphetamine/dextroamphetamine: constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; dry mouth; headache; loss of appetite; nausea; nervousness; restlessness; stomach pain or upset; trouble sleeping; unpleasant taste; vomiting;. ...Read more

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Amphetamine (Definition)

A psychostimulant, controlled drug schedule ii, with abuse potential. It acts to enhance Dopamine and norepinephrine in the body, including the brain. It can decrease appetite- was used as a diet pill, treat narcolepsy and adhd, pathological fatigue, sea sickness. Derived from ephedra plant ...Read more


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

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

Many Possibilities: Some people will note physical side effects such as decreased appetite, stomach complaints, or headaches. There may be decreased sleep, and occasionally changes in heart rate or blood pressure. There may also be emotional side effects including feelings of jitteriness, anxiety, moodiness, or irritability. In addition, some people may develop involuntary muscle twitches called tics. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of using Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) (or other similar drugs) a few times every 10 weeks?

What are the side effects of using Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) (or other similar drugs) a few times every 10 weeks?

It depends: If you are talking about using a prescribed dose once or twice a day one every ten weeks or even one week in prescribed doses once or twice a day for that week then the person will focus well on the day or days when the Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is taken. When med is not taken their focus will be the usual. If you are talking about taking a lot of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) that one day or if it is not prescribed do not do this. ...Read more

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Please explain what are the side effects of switching from brand name Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR to the generic version?

Please explain what are the side effects of switching from brand name Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR to the generic version?

Generally none: Some people have complained that one of the generic brands which i cannot mention here does not last as long as the brand name. I simply tell them to ask for a different generic brand and the pharmacies are usually willing to comply if necessary and the they feel like what they are getting is equivalent to the brand name. It is expensive enough as it is without having to pay the cost if the brand. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of mixing cadista 4mg and Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR 10mg?

What are the side effects of mixing cadista 4mg and Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR 10mg?

Be careful: Steroids and adhd don't mix well. Irritability, depression, euphoria can occur with steroids. There are no direct pharmacological interactions. But clinical issues could be significant. One needs to weigh potential benefit with adverse effects in using both. Please check with your doctor to see if using both is tolerable in your case. ...Read more

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If one is to take 25mg Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR with 60-120mg of rhodiola rosea extract (an maoi), what are the side effects that would occur?

If one is to take 25mg Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR with 60-120mg of rhodiola rosea extract (an maoi), what are the side effects that would occur?

Interaction: Rhodiola can help anxiety/depression and also augment the effects of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). This increases the risk of rapid heart rate, may increase blood pressure, can cause headaches, diminished appetite, insomnia, irritability and can also increase the risk of serotonin syndrome which is a life threatening condition causes by too much serotonin. ...Read more

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I had an appointment to get a prescription of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) as I have comorbid ADHD with my aspergers. What are the side effects of adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Varies: The most common side effects of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) are decreased appetite and trouble getting to sleep. Anxious people may find that it makes them more anxious. It can cause dry mouth and blurry vision. May also increase pulse rate and b{. Side effects are dose related and typically lessen with time. Used as prescribed, it is a very safe medication. ...Read more

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Are amphetamines bad for you? Are there adverse side effects?

Amphetamines: Any medication is bad if it is abused. If amphetamines are used as prescribed they are safe and very effective. ...Read more

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Snorting meth & oxycodone side effects?

Snorting meth & oxycodone side effects?

Death, addiction...: Both methamphetamines and oxycodone are highly addictive drugs of abuse. The "snorting" achieves more rapid absorption compared to the oral route increasing the possibility of overdose and death. Abuse of these drugs usually leads to rapid development of addiction. If you are currently using them i encourage you to seek treatment as your problem will in all likelihood only become much worse... ...Read more